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Archive: September 2013

Jacquie Day - Blog Post 2: Rickshaw Riding 101

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Blog post

Riding in rickshaws is very much part of my everyday life and continues to be a space of navigation. I was inspired by my fellow CAPI intern; Sonia who is living in Delhi and recently visiting her there gave me greater perspective and allowed me to become more curious about my own rickshaw (aka, Autorickshaw, Auto, or Tuktuk) experiences.

Sonia Preisler- Blog Post 2: Addressing Violence Against Dalit Women

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Blog post

* Content warning about sexual violence 

Recently, I’ve had the privilege of working with PRIA’s Gender Team project in Sonepat, Haryana, addressing violence against Dalit women. The project is wrapping up and I am in the process of compiling a report. This is a brief rendition of  what I’ve been learning, deconstructing and trying to digest.