To build feminist leadership, advance women and girls’ sexual and reproductive health and rights in the global South.
Work and Achievements
Founded in 2000, CREA is a feminist human rights organisation based in New Delhi, India. It is one of the few international women's rights organisations based in the global South, led by Southern feminists. CREA works to advance the rights of women and girls, and the sexual and reproductive freedoms of all people. CREA advocates for positive social change through national and international fora, and provides training and learning opportunities to global activists and leaders through its Institutes. CREA also develops publications and knowledge resources on sexuality, reproductive health, and rights, which fill an existing knowledge gap and create global South resources.
- More than 2000 activists and researchers from over 50 countries have participated in CREA’s institutes, study tours, and exchange programmes,
- A grassroots campaign in India against son preference directly reached 15,000 people - and indirectly reached over 100,000 people - in 140 villages across Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand.
- Strengthened the capacity of more than 60 grassroots organisations to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights of women and girls.
- Mobilised and collectivised over 7500 adolescent girls across 100 villages in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand.
- Strengthened the leadership capabilities of 400 Elected Women's Representatives (EWRs) in approximately 60 village Panchayats in Jharkhand.
- Strengthened leadership of 127 girls through SELF Academy in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Fund Utilisation Statement
Advance the sexual and reproductive health and rights of adolescent and young girls.