Dalit Solidarity Network UK campaigns against the atrocities, humiliation and poverty that over 260 million Dalits suffer due to caste discrimination
Join DSN-UK in its efforts to lobby, campaign and inform politicians, development agencies, the media, companies and the public about caste discrimination and ways to take action.
Help the victims of caste discrimination in their struggle for change. Individuals, Government, NGOs, and companies in the UK can all play an important role in ending caste discrimination.
Evidence of caste discrimination in the South Asian diaspora in the UK has documented that Dalits in the UK suffer discrimination in work, education, healthcare and access to services.
- UN experts increase focus on caste discrimination
In a recent Geneva meeting of UN Special Rapporteurs and civil society, caste-based discrimination was highlig [...]
- Urgent Appeal: Brutal police torture of Dalit human rights defender – perpetrators must be held accountable
A 28 year old Dalit human rights defender, Mr. Poovarasan, was abducted from his house by five police officers [...]
- Dalits in Pakistan suffer from severe drought – despite promises to act
1.2 million people and five million livestock in district Tharparkar are now once again in the grip of a sever [...]
- India’s Prime Minister and the President urge the nation to end casteism
In two separate speeches India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, and President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, ha [...]