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.
- Caste discrimination, child labour and the Nobel peace prize winner
Caste discrimination is a key factor behind child labour in India, home to the highest number of child laboure [...]
- UN Special Rapporteur highlights unwarranted deferral of IDSN’s UN ECOSOC accreditation
The Report of the UN Special Rapporteur on the exercise of the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of a [...]
- 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 [...]