New Light

Partner organisation in Kolkata (Calcutta), India

Since 2000 New Light has been working for the children of women who live in prostitution areas of Kolkata, India. The children, who grow up in the red light areas of Kolkata, have to experience how their mothers go after their work, they are excluded and stigmatized. The mission of New Light is to promote gender equality through education and life skill training thereby reducing harm caused by violence and abuse of women and children.

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