The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung is a global network of more than 30 offices worldwide. Once a month, we will present you in this section one of our offices and its work.
Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung India is based in New Delhi since 2002. The Indian office places particular emphasis on gender democracy, meaning social emancipation and equal rights for women and men. It is also committed to equal rights for cultural and ethnic minorities and to the societal and political participation of immigrants. Finally, it promotes non-violence and proactive peace policies.
Read the latest interview with Urvashi Butalia, one of India's foremost feminists "It became my mission to locate women's voices". She received Germany's Goethe Medal in 2017 and shares insides about her work as a publisher, feminism, writing and politics in India.