Indian Women In Sports: Wikipedia Edita-a-thon

Indian Women In Sports: Wikipedia Edita-a-thon

It was Wikipedia Editathon day at our office today and we edited articles on Indian women in sports to reduce the gender gap on Wikipedia.
Beyond 377 In Photos And Tweets: Our Panel Discussion On Queer And Trans Rights

Beyond 377 In Photos And Tweets: Our Panel Discussion On Queer And Trans Rights

On 1 May 2017, Feminism in India and Gaylaxy Magazine hosted a panel discussion on queer and trans rights #Beyond377.
Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

For April, Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Feminism In India along with Punjabi Wikimedians co-organised a Wikipedia Editathon on ‘Sexual Assault Awareness Month’ to increase the representation of Indian NGO's working on child sexual abuse, sexual and domestic violence on Wikipedia as well as to teach a new skill of creating and editing articles on Wikipedia to the youth.
Wikipedia Editathons

Indian Women In Science: Wikipedia Editathon At The Swedish Embassy

For March, Women's History Month, FII organised a Wikipedia Editathon on 'Indian Women In Science' with Punjabi Wikimedians & Swedish Embassy.
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Online Social Movements

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Online Social Movements

This month, we got together with Punjabi Wikimedians at our New Delhi office to co-host a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on Online Social Movements. The edit-a-thon was aimed at creating/editing Wikipedia pages of online social movements in India across issues of caste, gender, sexuality among others who lack representation on the platform currently.
Human Rights Activists

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Human Rights Activists in India

This month, on the World Human Rights Day which falls on December 10, we got together with Breakthrough India at their Delhi office to co-host a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on Human Rights Activists in India. The edit-a-thon was aimed at creating/editing Wikipedia pages of human rights activists in India (both individuals and organisations) who lack representation on the platform currently.
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Indian Queer Feminists

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Indian Queer Feminists

Indian queer feminists are now on Wikipedia!
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Indian Women Poets and Authors

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Indian Women Poets and Authors

FII and BT co-hosted a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on “Indian women poets and authors” at Breakthrough's Delhi office. The edit-a-thon was aimed at creating/editing wikipedia pages of Indian women poets and authors who lack representation on the platform currently.

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

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.

Third Mumbai Feminists Meet Up at TIFR Gardens

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.

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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.

My Experiences Of Patriarchal Rituals In The Nepali Community

Growing up listening to such ludicrous things, I gradually developed an immense hatred for such patriarchal values. Hence, I am writing this article about the misogynist and patriarchal traditions in Nepali community.
10 Women With Disabilities Whose Achievements We Should Be Celebrating

10 Women With Disabilities Whose Achievements In 2018 We Should Be Celebrating

While both psychological and physical disabilities are stigmatised by society, here are ten women with disability who kicked ass in 2018.