how it works
a feminist and peace-oriented tech and AI
supports survivors of gender-based violence access support across 196 countries
fosters active bystander intervention
Saahas ("courage" in Hindi) is a web-based and mobile app, and chatbot (Facebook / Telegram) that helps survivors access support and informational resources. It comprises a directory of support across 196 countries, a database of guidance notes on understanding gender-based violence and ways to respond to them, and information on legal and medical services one may avail following an incident of violence.
use the menu on the side to navigate saahas based on your unique needs. saahas is also available as a mobile app, and as
facebook and telegram chatbots
as a chatbot
to use saahas as
a chatbot, head to
telegram chatbot, and follow @SaahasBot.
if you are a survivor looking for help around you, head to this section to identify resources appropriate to your need
if you are looking for information on getting medical help and forensic medical evidence, head to this section
if you are looking for information on your legal rights, head to this section to gather all the information you need
if you are looking to learn about gender-based violence and the relevant terminology, as well as about myths and realities, head to this section.