While assuming the lead in supporting the group in Himachal Pradesh, the Fund coordinated with other donors supporting the single women’s movement (including Hivos, Holdeen, and American Jewish World Service) in other Indian states.The rapid expansion of these movements demonstrates the potential for hundreds of thousands of widows and separated women to help one another to challenge discrimination, harassment, and violence.
This strategy seeks to take advantage of the experience of seasoned activists to expand and strengthen human rights movements.
In India, for example, the Fund has supported the Association of Strong Women Alone (ASWA) to challenge pervasive discrimination against (women alone), including single and divorced women, widows, and women abandoned by their families who are denied government benefits and employment opportunities as a result of their social status.
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