Indian women with sewing machine

20% of every reiki session ordered during the month of November 2017 will be donated to this beautiful cause.

This project for 12000 tribe women and girls in Tamil Nadu is providing Training and Counseling on prevention and escaping from violence. Legal support and action and rehabilitation support for victim girl and women. Skill training to risk and victim girls and women for self business and earning is provided. Tribe girl and women are the first and direct beneficiaries of the programme.

Tribe girls and women are facing sex abuse, rape, murder, bondage, caste abuse, economical exploitation and working place violence. As Tribe people are very bottom level of Indian caste system along with caste slavery and caste bondage, multiple oppressions on tribe women and girls are fallen from upper caste male and female. At domestic level she faces violence as child marriage, family burden, affecting of superstition and Migration are making further oppression and tragedy life.

Rosi Foundation provides training to girls and women on women issue and legal action. It takes place when a girl or woman is affected from abuse, exploitation, rape and other gender based violence. It provides rehabilitation of victims, temporary shelter, food, medicine and cloth. It motivates all school going tribe girls on RCH and abuses. Tribe SHGs and forest groups are strengthened. Counseling is provided to all 15000 tribe women by home to home visit from counselors. Skill trainings are also offered.

Rosi Foundation has already notice a positive impact resulting from their interventions in the community. It is reducing atrocities on tribe women and girls because tribe atrocities acts and women acts are filed on offenders. Child marriage is reduced. Fifty percent girls are now going to school. Tribe women earn more after skill training. Every tribe family / women will be as motivated against violence on tribe women and girls. CBOs will have been strengthened on the matter. All tribe girl and women are aware on abuses and violence. These comprehensive activities will end violence on tribe girls and women

Organization Information

  • Rosi Foundation
  • Location: Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu – India
  • Project leader: A Shenbagam
  • Website: http:/​/​rosifoundation.org