Project Goal: Improving access to justice by child GBV survivors by strengthening investigative, legal and support services in the district of Mumbai and Navi Mumbai (Thane).
This project will aim to create a Legal Support Unit (LSU), which will provide support to the GBV survivors for providing them with immediate support such as counselling, medical support, legal support etc. and will ensure that survivors get justice, along and they are able to restart their lives, afresh. Project will provide these supports by strengthening the police reporting, police investigation, legal system, victim compensation, counselling support etc. Project will also aim to improve these systems at the state level, so that the ripple effect of the project reach out to other districts of the state, and overall gender responsive approach could be established within the state to provide support to the survivors of GBV. This project will engage primarily with Legal Services Authority, which provide legal support to victims of GBV, Police, and State Commission for Protection of Child Rights, Doctors, Indian Medical Association etc. to ensure that the system is strengthen in the state for providing support to the survivors of GBV.
Apply by: 20 Jul 2022