Stories

Restorative Practices and Gandhi – Some thoughts and an exciting announcement

The Indian struggle for Independence, the South African struggle for non-discrimination, the American civil rights movement – these are few of the several historical movements worldwide which espoused certain common core principles towards their goal to realise human rights, equality and social justice. These were the Gandhian principles of ahimsa or non-violence and satyagraha or the insistence to hold on …

Healing is Resilience | Rhea’s Story

Why do we use the word survivor for a person who has faced sexual violence? We often hear of a debate around the terminology of ‘victim’ or ‘survivor’, and whether the latter devalues the victims who don’t survive sexual violence. ‘Why do civil society organisations get broiled in these semantic battles?’, some of you may have wondered. Today I would like …

Healing is Acknowledgment | Bipin’s Story

CSJ seeks to raise $25000 or INR 17 Lakh, through the True Justice Heals campaign. With just one week remaining for the campaign to end, help us bring healing to survivors of sexual abuse, and to children who have caused harm and now want to make amends. Donate now through our website or to our campaign on Ketto.  Growing up in a volatile household which is …

Healing is Listening | Nafisa’s Story

CSJ seeks to raise $25000 or INR 17 Lakh, through the True Justice Heals campaign. With just ten more days remaining for the campaign to end, help us bring healing to survivors of sexual abuse, and to children who have caused harm and now want to make amends. Donate now through our website or to our campaign on Ketto. Nafisa is …

Healing is Sensitivity | Dimple’s Story

Between now and 23rd May,  CSJ seeks to raise $25000 or INR 17 Lakh, through the True Justice Heals campaign. Help us bring healing to survivors of sexual abuse, and to children who have caused harm and now want to make amends. Donate now through our website or to our campaign on Ketto Dimple (name changed) came to Delhi in 2018 to get an education. …