TRANSFORMING INDIA

CHALLENGING STATUS QUO

DEEPENING DEMOCRACY

WHERE IT ALL BEGAN

HOW IT’S EVOLVING

CHALLENGING STATUS QUO

Changemakers from the She Creates Change program played a leading role in driving impactful, people-powered campaigns in India. They emerged as champions, acknowledged by the public and the media as leaders and spokespersons on some of the biggest issues that India grappled with.

Their campaigns were timely, relevant, hard-hitting, with vast appeal, carefully thought out and timely . Their campaigning spoke to the sentiment in the country.

INFLUENCING PUBLIC POLICY

MEENAKSHI CANDOTRA

Got India’s top political parties to include LGBTQIA+ sensitivity training in their 2019 National Election manifestos.

SENSITISING POP CULTURE

CHANDANA HIRAN

Persuaded Hindustan Unilever to rename their world famous product Fair & Lovely

BREAKING GENDER NORMS

SUBARNA GHOSH

Turned global media focus on unpaid care work by women.

ADVOCATING FOR GOOD HEALTH

IQBAL JUDGE

She brought the taboo topic of menstruation to centrestage with a campaigns focussed on adolescent girls and their right to safe menstrual products.

RAISING AWARENESS ON MARGINALISED ISSUES

AFRIN SHAKEEL

Persuaded Imams to deliver sermons that raise awareness against domestic violence.