The cost and consequences of Gender Based Violence (GBV) are largely borne by women and girls. To effectively respond to this stock taking of various actors, actions, good practices and gaps is important.
Swasti conducted a conducted a review and stock taking exercise with local stakeholders in Bangalore city (March 2014 to July 2014), using a comprehensive ecosystem GBV Framework as a lens to analyze the response. The review included a desk study, individual interviews, documentation of good practices and analysis using a Safe City GBV framework. The following document is a review and stock taking exercise with a view to move towards action.