A Citizen’s Initiative
Niharika Jain - Youth Outreach Program Coordinator- Safecity
ElsaMarie D’silva | Saloni Malhotra | Aditya Kapoor | Surya Bansal
Supported by over 20+ Volunteers
WHY this business INITIATIVE
We need more preventive strategies as a society
It's not about how the guilty are punished after the act
Its about why does anyone have to go through a horrifying
experience in the first place?
Online platform to increase awareness of sexual abuse & street harassment
engage citizens to change the status quo.
• Google Maps
• ‘Hot Spots’
• Audio / Visual
Legal and Advisory
Be an active participant
One issue at a time
Contribute for improvements
Personal Stories of Abuse shared on Safecity
Chain Snatching added as several women from across
the country requested for the addtion
Tie-up with Goa police in the month of February.
Tie-up with PVR cinemas
Tie-up with Haiyya in Bombay
Saloni Malhotra became the board member of the women cell at
100 unsafe places campaign in Delhi
Reporting as a habit: How do we inculcate it ?
Scaling up to 1 Lakh reports in Delhi
Scaling up to other cities in India.
My questions to Alok
How do we articulate and incentivize citizens to report?
As a citizen’s initiative, we want volunteers to take charge
but often they look for guidance / a manager to tell them what
should be done. How do we motivate volunteers?
How can we make it more mobile friendly?