Our Objectives for “Kanya”

  • Reducing the gender gap and differentiation after birth.
  • Empowering the girl child to take decisions.
  • Reduce the lack of inclusiveness, effective literacy and equity amongst the girl child and the boy child to receive health treatments.
  • Reducing biases against a girl child.
  • Protection and entitlement of the rights for the girls.
  • Developing systems and programmes that relate to the survival and nourishment of the girl child, etc.
  • Education that helps create attitudinal shifts that emphasise the rights of a girl child.
  • Breaking myths and stereotypes around gender.
  • Ensuring State accountability to implement various schemes, policies, laws, constitutional guarantees and international commitments.
  • Institutionalizing gender sensitive processes within various systems such as law and programmes.
  • Encouraging community ownership in preventing violations faced by girls.
  • Demanding a healthy budget allocation for the girl child at state and central level.
  • Building women leaders from the community through sensitisation programmes that help them understand their rights and ensure it for girls and women like them.