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 CEDAW Committee raises serious concern for Dalit women and the lack of implementation of laws
In the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), review of India on 2nd July 2014, [...]
- Open Letter: A Call for Transparency in the ECOSOC NGO Accreditation Process
IDSN has joined other NGOs in sending an open letter to the ECOSOC members calling on them to take measures to [...]
- Report: UN HRC26 side-event on 'Caste-based violence against women'
Report on the UN Human Rights Council 26th session, 17th June 2014, side-event on 'Caste-based violence a [...]
- Global day of action to end caste discrimination – marches in London, Washington DC, San Francisco and India
The 21st of June has been marked as a global day of action to end caste discrimination and marches were carrie [...]