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Association for Advocacy and Legal Initiatives Trust (AALI)

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Jharkhand Uttar Pradesh

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Law, Civic and advocacy issues

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Association for Advocacy and Legal Initiatives (AALI) is committed to the protection and advancement of human rights of women, children and other marginalized communities. AALI is present in Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Jharkhand with offices in Lucknow (headquarters), Azamgarh and Ranchi. AALI works on issues including, but not limited to rape, gang rape, sexual assault, domestic violence, acid attacks, honour killings/suicides, sexual harassment at workplace, right to safe mobility, witch hunting, forced marriage/child marriage, right to food security, custodial violence and illegal detention


1) Trained CBOs (Community Based Organisations) in 56 districts of Uttar Pradesh and all 24 districts of Jharkhand. Casework centres replicated and sustained in 15 districts of Jharkhand and 10 districts of Uttar Pradesh. 2) Empowered 12 women from marginalised communities in Azamgarh to become community leaders to help their communities assert and access their socio-economic rights, government entitlements and benefits. 3) Appointed as legal and technical advisor to Asha Jyoti Kendra (one stop crisis centres of Uttar Pradesh)