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With the support of our funder, Amplify Change, Nazdeek is currently working in two informal settlement communities in Delhi. In Ambedkar Camp and Khajuri Khas, we’ve completed baseline assessments to determine the community’s understanding of various government services in relation to health, nutrition, sanitation, and housing...

In December 2016, Nazdeek filed a contempt petition in the High Court of Delhi on behalf of Sunderekha – one of the women we have worked closely with in Nangloi, an informal settlement in Delhi.  She was denied her cash benefit under Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana – a government scheme for pregnant women...

Nazdeek has completed a baseline study at Khajuri Khas – an informal settlement in Delhi – and gathered data on issues faced by women and their families related to health, nutrition, sanitation, and housing. This data will be used to ensure our interventions (such as training and litigation) are effective and address actual needs and priorities of the community...

Basic health, nutrition, sanitation, and housing are routinely denied to women living in Delhi’s informal settlements. Many belonging to Dalit and Muslim communities, these women face a number of challenges in obtaining essential services that they are entitled to by law, like reproductive healthcare, access to toilets, and clean water...

We are thrilled to announce that Nazdeek has won the inaugural Namati Justice Prize! Selected from over 160 organizations from across the globe, the panel of expert…