Stories of Change: Now I go out alone too. I like it

Parivartan SOC_v2.pdf

Stories of Change share the powerful and personal stories of how STRIVE has had an impact on individuals, families and communities through our interventions and research. 

This story focuses on a family from the Shivaji Nager slum in Mumbai, whose daughter participated in Parivartan for Girls - a sports-based programme for adolescent girls that aimed to increase their self-esteem, self-confidence and educational aspirations whilst also addressing entrenched norms against women and girls' use of public spaces. 

 “I wanted her to go but I had fear in my mind because people say that, elders say that, girls should not go out…” 


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