Sunday, December 15, 2019

First Ever Mumbai Feminists Meetup In August

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Last week a bunch of us decided to hold a feminist meetup and form a collective in Mumbai- Mumbai Feminists.
Media Rumble 2019

FII Presents The #GBVinMedia Toolkit at The Media Rumble 2019

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On 3rd August 2019, Team FII presented the #GBVinMedia toolkit as a masterclass on gender-sensitive reportage at the Media Rumble conference by Newslaundry.
Indian Women Cricketers: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Indian Women Cricketers: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

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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.

Third Mumbai Feminists Meet Up at TIFR Gardens

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On 8th November, 2015, the third Mumbai Feminists meet up took place at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) Gardens (with a gorgeous sea view) in Navy Nagar, Colaba courtesy Himadri Burman.

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

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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.

Zehen’s ‘Main Yeh Bhi Hoon’ Monologues And The Fourth Mumbai Feminists Meetup

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The fourth Mumbai Feminists meet-up was held on the 10th of January at the Hive in Khar. A performance by The Zehen Collective, as part of the ‘Pride’ events was the centerpiece of the event. The show was called ‘Main Yeh Bhi Hoon’ Monologues - discussions of coming out.
FII at digital citizen summit

Feminism In India At The Digital Citizen Summit 2017

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FII, in its capacity as official partners, hosted and participated in 4 panel discussions at the Digital Citizen Summit. 
Women's Health Campaigns: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

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

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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.
Women Human Rights Defenders: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Women Human Rights Defenders: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

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On occasion of Human Rights Day, the FII Team held a Wikipedia editathon writing and expanding pages of women human rights defenders.
International Safe Abortion Day: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

International Safe Abortion Day: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

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Since September 28 is globally celebrated as International Safe Abortion Day, FII and Asia Safe Abortion Partnership (ASAP) joined hands to organise a Wikipedia Editathon

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KPS Gill – The Sexual Harasser Remembered As A Supercop

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Rupan Deol Bajaj, a senior IAS officer, took KPS Gill to court over a case of sexual harassment and won it – the first woman to do so.
Crime Patrol

‘Crime Patrol’ & ‘Savdhaan India’ Make A Mockery Of Sexual Violence | #GBVinMedia

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Shows like Crime Patrol, Savdhaan India, Gunah and Sansani have made a fortune out of turning trauma into entertainment, and making a mockery of these cases under the guise of 'awareness' or 'gender sensitisation'.
surayya tyabji woman who designed indian flag

Surayya Tyabji: The Woman Who Designed Our National Flag | #IndianWomenInHistory

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Despite the design of the national flag being popularly credited to Pingali Venkayyah, Surayya Tyabji was the one who came up the final design.