In India, an emerging movement for women by women

Over the past months, India has hogged the headlines for the numerous incidents of violence against women and girls. It has stirred a global debate on how to deal with this massive problem in the Asian country and beyond.

Within India, some women are taking action, Ruth Messinger, president of the American Jewish World Service, told Devex on the sidelines of the 2013 Clinton Global Initiative annual gathering in New York. How? Watch the above video to learn more.

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  • Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino currently manages one of today’s leading publications on humanitarian aid, global health and international development, the weekly GDB. At Devex, she has helped grow a global newsroom, with talented journalists from major development hubs such as Washington, D.C, London and Brussels. She regularly writes about innovations in global development.

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