Hoot Welfare Society’s Training Program on Stand Up Against Street Harassment [June 13, 4 PM]: Register Now!

Break Through Trust in Collaboration with Hoot Welfare Society is organising a Training Program on Stand Up Against Street Harassment.

About the Hoot Welfare Society

Hoot Welfare Society is an organization dedicated to working for the overall nourishment of society. Hoot Welfare Society is a non-profit organization with the chartered vision of supporting and nurturing meaningful communication through interdisciplinary social and cultural projects.

About the Breakthrough

Breakthrough Trust in partnership with L’Oréal Paris started the bystander intervention program Stand-Up in Lucknow and Delhi-NCR. Breakthrough is an organization with a mission to make violence and discrimination against women and girls unacceptable by building a generation of gender-sensitive adolescents and young adults.

About the Event

Violence and discrimination against women and girls in India have been increasing day by day. Women are being subjected to discrimination and violence at home, in public spaces as well as the workplace.

According to the NCRB-2018 report, around 3.78 lakh cases of crime have been registered against women across the country. Owing to these factors, a significant number of our population feels unsafe both in private as well as public spaces.

This program is designed to encourage people to break the silence and intervene in Sexual harassment to create a world wherein every individual can live a life with dignity, equality, and justice.

About the Trainer

Born and brought up in Lucknow, Ms. Sana Ummeed has always felt connected to the language, culture, and art. She was always intrigued by human relationships and their behavioral pattern in society. As a result, she joined Breakthrough India since she felt that her aims matched the organization’s motives. And now after taking proper training conducted by Hollaback USA on bystander intervention, she is currently a certified trainer at Breakthrough.

Now she delivers sessions to the masses thus training them on the same. She was also invited by the University of
Bath, England to present her views on their ongoing research wherein they are trying to use virtual reality tools to combat harassment.

From time to time Breakthrough has actively been organizing various campaigns by which it tries to sensitize people and make them aware against all forms of violence faced by women daily.

Sana also contributes to various newspapers, websites, and magazines as a freelance content writer. And apart from creating awareness regarding street harassment she also creates content on YouTube.

Contact Details

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Hoot Welfare Society's Training Program on Stand Up Against Street Harassment

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