Sahyogi is a non-political, non-religious and non-profit organization, was registered under Society Registration Act, 21, 1860 in February 2008 in Bihar. The primary aim of the organization is to ensure rights and equality along with justice for women and children in every sphere of their life. Empowering the women and children against any form of discrimination and exclusion. We envision to establish an egalitarian society, where citizens enjoy human rights without discrimination and live a dignified life in cooperation.
To promote gender equality and justice by empowering women and children of marginalized community.
Goal of the organization
The overarching goal of Sahyogi is to support government, community, panchayat and local bodies leaders, frontline functionaries and other local stakeholders in shaping gender sensitive policies and programmes by ensuring community participation.
Sahyogi adopts the approach of facilitating and nurturing community-based innovations and solutions; develop social capital through nurturing community leadership and positive deviants; capacity building of Panchayat leaders and engaged them on the issue, devise and adapt behavioural change communication and apply innovative tools in community.
The focus areas of work
Gender Based Violence, Menstrual Hygiene Management, Mental Health, WASH, Nutrition / Anemia, Women Leadership on Environment and Climate Change, Livelihood and Promoting health seeking behaviour among women and adolescents