Feminism In India is an award-winning digital intersectional feminist media organisation to learn, educate and develop a feminist sensibility among the youth. It is required to unravel the F-word and demystify the negativity surrounding it. FII amplifies the voices of women and marginalized communities using tools of art, media, culture, technology and community.
Who We Are
Japleen smashes the patriarchy for a living. Feminist, writer, educator, and researcher, she is also a solo traveller, a water baby and former German lecturer at JNU. Her interests are Gender, Media and Tech. She tweets @japna_p.
Amudha is an English graduate from Chennai. She is an introverted, green-loving, anxiety-ridden, obsessive Potterhead who doesn’t believe in labels. At FII, she is the Content Editor.
Asmita rages about two things – bad grammar & the patriarchy. She is constantly on the lookout for new ways to stick it to The Man. She enjoys singing, writing & crossing the street to pet random dogs. Tweets @asmitaghosh18.
Swati lives in Varanasi and has completed her B.A. in Sociology and M.A in Mass Communication and Journalism from Banaras Hindu University. She likes reading books, writing and blogging. She tweets @Ayatkashyap.
Suman is a law graduate from HNLU and Amity University. Her interest areas are gender equality, LGBT rights and refugee laws. Bit of an Otaku who has learned most of her life lessons from Anime. FYI, she laughs when she is uncomfortable.
Srishti is a Delhi based lawyer, and has completed her LL.M in Int Human Rights Law from Notre Dame Law School, USA. She is engaged in research and advocacy on women’s issues and child rights. She tweets @Srishti_Agni.
What We Do
FII publishes high-quality articles from a feminist lens ranging from sexuality to violence, body image to health, sports to science, trending news to op-eds on a daily basis.
FII conducts and writes short and long term research reports. Our current research deals with online violence against women in India.
Images speak and so does our hard-hitting viral posters. FII creates innovative poster series edutaining the audience on various aspects of feminism. You name it, we create it.
Workshops & Events
FII gives social media trainings to NGOs, conducts workshops for young students and hold events including Wikipedia editathons and panel discussions.
FII runs strategic digital campaigns on its highly-engaged platform and social channels for social good organisations to amplify issues which align with our vision and mission.
FII builds online resources in the form of laws and useful links. FII aims to digitise crisis helpline numbers and intervention-based NGOs.
Awards & Recognition
Manthan Award 2015
FII wins the Manthan Award 2015 under E-Women & Empowerment category by DEF India.
Laadli Media Award 2015
FII wins the Laadli Media Award 2015 under the Best Web Campaign English category.
SM4E Award 2017
FII wins the SM4E Award 2017 under the Online Safety category for our #DigitalHifazat campaign.
IndiBlogger Award 2017
FII won the IndiBlogger Award 2017 under for its coverage of gender and disability.