HOW IT’S EVOLVING
In 2016, the vast majority of women’s rights petitions on Change.org India were on public safety. After the launch of She Creates Change, almost a third of all petitions focussed on Women Economic Empowerment (WEE).
Specifically, Social & Workforce protection, Digital Inclusion, Mobility & Safety, Education and Financial Inclusion, were the most prevalent key elements of transformation on WEE.
The other two third petitions covered impact areas like Menstrual Hygiene, Maternal Rights, Supporting women from marginalised communities, gender stereotypes and women in the workplace.
Our user surveys during the pandemic revealed that:
Campaigns started by Changemakers revealed that:
BUILDING ON OUR LEARNINGS
Building on Progress
Building on the progress from She Creates Change, the Change.org Foundation has launched its Scaled Support program to provide a broader support system for women to create impact.
Whatsapp as a Channel
We provide strategic direction on Campaigns, Mobilisation and Impact to many more women than our Campaigns team has normally been able to support.
Emergence of WEE
Given the emergence of Women’s Economic Empowerment as one of the key themes, we will focus specifically on supporting women who start campaigns on key elements of transformation on WEE.