Thursday, July 18, 2019

#DalitHistoryMonth2019 Event: An Evening Of Remembrance, Resistance And Resilience

On 29 April 2019, FII and #DalitWomenFight co-organized an event to celebrate Dalit History Month – evening of remembrance, resistance and resilience, where we talked about and remembered various Dalit leaders and movements.
Women In Art: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Women In Art: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

In April, FII, The Heritage Lab (THL) and the Danish Cultural Institute India co-organised a Wikipedia editathon on women in art as part of the global Art+Feminism campaign 2019.
In Photos: Aath March Saath March – International Women’s Day 2019

In Photos: Aath March Saath March – International Women’s Day 2019

Here is a sneak peek into the ‘Aath March, Saath March’, the powerful protest that united women from across the city to assert the principles they fight for every day.
Asmita Ghosh Gives A Workshop at NIT Calicut

FII’s Asmita Ghosh Gives Workshop On Feminism 101 At NIT Calicut

On 18th February 2019, FII Campaign Manager Asmita Ghosh spoke about the fundamentals of feminism, patriarchy and gender norms at a three hour workshop at NIT Calicut.
Indian Women In STEM: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Indian Women In STEM: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

To commemorate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11, we co-organised a Wikipedia editathon on Indian women in STEM with IIT Delhi and The Life of Science.
Dalit Women in Media and Politics Conference: When #DalitWomenSpeakOut, Revolution Beckons

Dalit Women in Media and Politics Conference: When #DalitWomenSpeakOut, Revolution Beckons

In a time and in a country where an all-male delegation is chosen to meet the Prime Minister and discuss problems in the entertainment industry - especially in the wake of the #MeToo movement – an all-Dalit women panel is nothing short of revolutionary. On 18th January 2019, AIDMAM and The Blue Club jointly organised a two-day event called Dalit Women in Media and Politics
Women's Health Campaigns: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Women’s Health Campaigns: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

In January 2019, FII and TheaCare co-organised a Wikipedia editathon on women's health campaigns at the co-working space Innov8's Saket office.
Indian Women Cricketers: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Indian Women Cricketers: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

On 15 December 2018, FII and SHEROES hosted a Wikipedia edit-a-thon on Indian Women Cricketers to visibilise Indian women cricketers who are currently playing for the Indian national team.
FII's feminist potluck picnic

FII Hosts A Feminist Potluck Picnic To Wrap Up 2018 | #MyFeminist2018

Last Sunday, FII took advantage of the light Delhi winter to organise a feminist potluck picnic at Lodhi Gardens.
Indian Women Boxers: Wikipedia Edi-a-thon

Indian Women Boxers: Wikipedia Edi-a-thon

To commemorate the Women's World Boxing Championship 2018, FII dedicated November 2018’s Wikipedia Editathon to Indian Women Boxers.

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Anuradha Koirala has rescued 12,000 girls in her journey of 20 years. It is believed that 12,000 is the same number of girls and women trafficked to India each year.

Here Is A Step By Step Guide To Manage Savarna Privilege

The current regime that gleams on the suffering of minorities has given us a new brand of thinkers and activists, and to understand this phenomenon we have to confront Savarna Feminism.

Laugh Off The Sexism: The Counter Culture Of Feminist Memes

To combat the circulation of sexist memes, and stifle the sexist laugh, counter feminist memes are in circulation as well. These feminist memes employ subversive humour to overturn the sexist humour, being able to afford a laugh at their expense.