India Based Volunteers
Anti Torture Initiative, Child Centric Model Block, Child Participation Initiative, Model Process
Today ‘Karma dance’ is popular in the entire world but the performers are languishing in penury and their identities are at stake. If we turn back to the history then we see that in November 1986, these dancers performed in front of President at ‘Apna Mahotsav’ held in New Delhi. Even they were honoured and invited in a dinner hosted by the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi, the present UPA Chairperson at Teen Murti House on November 24, 1986. Later on, from 7th to 24th 1989, in Mumbai, there tribal dancers performed in the presence of Late Shri Rajiv Gandhi. In 2001-2002, 16 performers participated in Island Festival held at Andaman Nicobar Islands. Karma tribal dance performers belong to Ghasia tribe have no land, not home and not even safe source of drinking water. But they have the skill and had inherited the rich legacy of ‘Karma dance’.Read more...
Open Letter to Prime Minister of India and Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh
Anti Torture Initiative, Anti Violence Initiative, Basic Rights, Campaign
We appeal to you to create definite rules of procedures for the cases of the minority and marginalized, at the level of the administrative, state and human rights commissions and institutions. These rules of procedures will spread the spirit of the constitution and the international human rights standards and prevent the influence of any bias, prejudice and discrimination.Read more...
IT-opptur for Indias kasteløse/IT boom for India's Untouchables
Rohit Kumar, young staff of PVCHR especially published, both in the printed as well as the web edition of the NORAD magazine Bistandsaktuelt. The article also described about PVCHR and its founder. Story by Hanne and Photo by KenRead more...
Open Letter to Prime Minister of India and Chief Ministers of All States in India for setting up the active and vibrant Human Rights Courts
Basic Rights, Campaign
Please immediate implement the points raised and findings recorded by the Madras High Court on the setting up of vibrant and active Human Rights Courts as courts of poor survivors of India.
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.