Study for Safe Cities Project for Jagori & UNIFEM

Posted In:    Delhi    India    Baseline Survey    JAGORI    UNIFEM    Advocacy    Violence against women    sexual harassment    Women's safety    Policy Interventions    English    Gender    Baseline Survey    Delhi    2010   

New Concept conducted a baseline survey aimed at getting a clear picture of the nature and incidence of violence against women in public spaces around the city as well as gather information on perceptions and attitudes of people in the city on sexual harassment of women and how it renders 

them unsafe. This survey was based on a sample of 5010 citizens across nine districts of Delhi in 23 public spaces and 53 interview sites.  In addition to capturing responses of women 

in the city, the survey also included the views of men ‘on women’s safety’. The findings are being widely used for policy 

interventions as well as advocacy.