Nirbhaya

Project Name : Nirbhaya –Self Defense for School Girls

Area : Haridwar, Schools covered 3

Project overview:

Considering the changing Indian geo-social scenario and with the idea of enabling a woman to stay safe and protect herself from nuisance creators, Anchor associated with 3 schools in the Haridwar area namely Rajkiya Kanya Junior High School - Jamalpurkala, Junior High School- Roshnabad and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya. More than 240 girl students have been trained in martial arts by the WUSHU Association’s Ms. Aarti Saini who conducts the said programs.

Impact:

There is increase in confidence levels of these girls by 100 % girlsand they are able to execute the exercises well, more than 50% have learnt defensive punching, more than 80% girls have mastered defensive kicking and 70% girls are ranking in grade B and above for the said course.