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.

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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