India – Gulabi gang

Gulabi gang is a group of pink sari clad woman wielding bamboo sticks. They are a vidual anti group that aims to protect woman in rural villages who are beaten, married off too early and not educated. http://www.gulabigang.in/

They are not only involved in beating up people who abuse woman, but they also aim at empowering woman by teaching them skills that can help them earn a living. The main skill that they teach woman is weaving as it does not require much infrastructure or previous education

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