logo of Prayatna
logo of Prayatna
learning moves of fight back

Fight back training

Published on: July 10, 2019

Many women in Nepal encounter various forms of gender based discrimination including physical harassment, violence and assault. Especially, this is graver for visually impaired young women, as they rarely have access to any forms of discussion or information on dealing with or tackling different forms of harassment. Therefore, within this context, Prayatna Nepal has organized 3  fight back training on following date  and time: February 23- March 04 2016, 21-25 February 2017 and July 03-07-2019  for visually impaired women.

The objective of those trainings were  to enhance the capacities of visually impaired women so they can take action against harassment. Altogether 32 visually impaired women from different district were participated in that training.

That session includes good touch, bad touch, combative mindset fear management and self-defense technique. The experience of 2 participants had feature by BBC Nepali news here is the link https://www.bbc.com/nepali/news-49031675?ocid=socialflow_facebook&fbclid=IwAR1cd8ulsHzfUHs_2pJbOEr10L2dJQBNnyTih-kBp8PSdd8Lw_VzLIRXWuE

At the end of training, visually impaired women realized suffering from violence is not their false it is the mistake of that person who violate them. As well as, we got to know the incident of violence was high for visually impaired women at Madeshi community. Those participants of such trainings have reported that the training makes them more confident to deal with physical harassment situation and help spread the knowledge with other peers.

-RECENT POSTS

Feminist Dialogue Series

Prayatna Nepal conducted one-day Feminist Dialogue Series  in Kathmandu on 28th April 2022 among 16 blind and visually impaired women and girls.
Continue Reading here

Feminist Dialogue Series on Digital Rights

Prayatna Nepal conducted one-day Feminist Dialogue Series on the digital right in Kathmandu on 24th March 2022 among 19 blind and visually impaired women.
Continue Reading here

Distribution of Educational Materials to Blind Students of Sidhartha Smarak Secondary School Bhelai Kapilvastu

Prayatna Nepal distributed educational materials (braille paper, stylus, slate, geometric kit et.
Continue Reading here

Image Gallery

logo of Prayatna
Prayatna Nepal is an organization established to works for visually impaired women and girls. We empower visually impaired women and girls to take their lives in their own hand.
Copyright © 2022 Prayatna Nepal. Website by: Diverse Patterns
magnifiercrossmenuchevron-down Skip to content