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Do not let the dream of hope to die...

We are the voice of voiceless.

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Childhood

How to grow without perspective?

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PVCHR

RCT and PVCHR launches new film

Anti Torture Initiative, Anti Violence Initiative, Campaign

Photographic and filmic documentation has a high priority in the work against torture of Indian organization PVCHR.

On behalf of RCT and our Indian partner organization People's Vigilance Committee on Human Rights (PVCHR), Communication Consultant and film-maker Sofie Rørdam has made a film showing how PVCHR uses photos and video in its daily work to document and prevent torture and organized violence.

RCT has been partner with PVCHR for years and has as a strategic development goal to enhance the use of photos and videos in the work of foreign partner organizations.

See the film here.

For more on PVCHR, click here.

For further information contact Erik Wendt, Program Manager for Asia, or Simon Kratholm Ankjærgaard, Communication Officer.

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From eyes of James Hotham

Campaign

Real life in Varanasi

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Rehabilitation and Research Centre for Torture Victims (RCT)

Anti Torture Initiative, Anti Violence Initiative


India’s human rights obligation – A Case study of discrimination and torture in Indian State of Uttar Pradesh

Anti Torture Initiative, Anti Violence Initiative, Basic Rights

“Police brutality on me, my father and brother shiver my spine and fear overpowers me. Still I am terrified by the police thinking that as I raise voice against them, then they might implicate me in any false case. Earlier police used to stop me and used to threaten that they would implicate me in false case. The entire incident has pained me and it would be in my mind for years together. Suffering emanating out of police torture can not be compensated”.  (Voice of voiceless, 2011)

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Child Hood

How to grow up without perspective ??

Key Achievement

The work of PVCHR was awarded with the Gwangju Human Rights Award 2007, ACHA Star Peace Award 2008 and 2010 Human rights prize of the city of Weimar in 2010 and Usmania Award from Madarsa Usmania, Bazardiha for the development and welfare of education.

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Basic Rights

Basic rights for marginalized groups in the Indian society, e.g. children, women, Dalits and tribes and to create a human rights culture based on democratic values. PVCHR ideology is inspired by the father of the Dalit movement, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.

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Indian Society

Indians society, especially in the rural areas, is still influenced by feudalism and the caste system which continues to determine the political, social, and economic life of the country. Caste based discrimination is practiced in the educational system...

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How we work!!!

Fighting caste discrimination
The life narratives, voices, and actual experiences on this website reflect the spiritual awakenings of personalities extraordinaire who desired to make a difference in the lives of others. The passion for social justice and meaningful activities, the dedication to compassion, the commitment and healing journeys of those ordinary individuals and their stirring stories is what we intend to showcase.

PVCHR founded in 1996 by Mr. Lenin Raghuvanshi and Ms. Shruti Nagvanshi in close association with Sarod Mastro Pandit Vikash Maharaj, Poet - Gyanendra Pati and Historian Mahendra Pratap. PATRON: Justice Z.M Yacoob Sitting Judge Constitution Court of South Africa & Chancellor of University of Durban, South Africa.