India: Guns and the woman

21 September 2009

IANSA woman Binalakshmi Nepram, founder of the Manipuri Women Gun Survivors Network (MWGSN) is the focus of one this edition of 'Savvy', India’s leading monthly women’s magazine.

Bina writes, "This is recognition of our many years of hard work on the women-led issue of ending armed violence caused by arms proliferation in India. We are grateful to the magazine for publishing this so that the issue is known to many more people so that collective action continues to be taken on this issue."

The Times of India has also carried the following story:
Being guardian angel to the 'gun widows'
20 September 2009
http://www1.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/msid-5033067,prtpage...

Source:
CAFI, India

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