The 'Chuppi Tod' program of Gender Alliance aims to move & transform the governance and institutional systems more accountable and responsive to the rights of women and young girls. It seeks to reach out to millions of women/young girls in the country to report, share, narrate their ordeal of sexual assault and harassment , thereby creating a huge demand for gender
responsive and sensitive governance as well as for rational, quick and effective solutions through policy making, legislations and service delivery through capacitated , informed and sensitive executive. The program through the use of innovative technology seeks to reach out to millions of women and young girls, informed and scientific advocacy for policy and legislative strengthening/shift/formulation as well as tools to support women as well as executive to address their needs and cater to the demands easily and quickly. The organisation, through this programs has been ardently rallying to end immunity and impunity for sex abuse and sexual assault globally.
PROVIDING & NURTURING SAFE SPACE
Million of young women who have faced or are at the risk of facing sexual harassment and child marriage needs a safe, user friendly, and confidential quick help to their concerns. The program provides platform where, women and young girls can not only share their experiences but also can generate a positive discourse. ‘Chuppi Tod’ enables the community to connect with each other, share their experiences and learn from their experiences and enables a culture of solidarity motivating to break the culture of silence
One Support Click
Through the use of Technology, equipped with SOS feature, the program provides one click support to women and girls in distress and to the victims and survivors of sexual assault and sexual harassment or in need of immediate support/counselling/action. Gender Alliance through this program immediately acts as immediate first responder, and follows up with authorities subsequently, to end sexual assaults and harassment against girls and women.
The program through educational and awareness modules and tools is an effective tool that helps women/young girls to understand the problem, know where and what to report and help in how to report it effectively. Simultaneously, it also seeks to capacitate executive to ensure full and correct legislative compliances.
Capacitating the Police
The police officials are not fully conversant with the law themselves. Gender Alliance works closely with the Police through their training and capacity building, to capitates the police in handling such cases with sensitivity.
Engaging the youth through intensive campaigns
Gender Alliance involving the youth and adolescents at the district level seeks to unleash and implement focussed advocacy campaign to educate community on sexual assaults and harassment, creating nurturing and incentivise change agents and work with school and colleges to address and prevent sexual assault and harassment.
There is an emerging need to create enabling environment and opportunities for young girls to acquire Employable Skills. The program seeks to nurturing & promoting a cadre of Village correspondents by training and honing their skills on Video and content production on rural social issues affecting the lives of young, adolescent girls and women. The program also seeks to create skilled workforce of rural young girls on digital media journalism and Generate employment on digital media and entertainment for young adolescent girls from the community. Besides the program also focuses mainstream the development issues being shadowed by the corporate media and bring the issues pressingly among the policy makers and the government to respond and act to it responsively.