Projects Addressing Street Harassment

These visionaries are committed to ending street harassment and violence against women, and we are proud to work with them.

Resist Harassment Lebanon, Lebanon

The Line Campaign, US-based

objecDEFY Harassment, Jordan

Blank Noise Project, India

Harassmap, Egypt

RightRides for Women’s Safety, New York City

Stop Street Harassment, DC-based with an international focus

Girls for Gender Equity, New York City

Students Active For Ending Rape (SAFER), US-based

Incite! Women of Color Against Violence, US-based

Feministing.com, US-based

Catapult, US-based

Brooklyn Movement Center, New York City

Man Up Campaign, International focus

Bklyn Boihood, New York City

Men Can Stop Rape, International focus

Know of other organizations or groups committed to ending street harassment? Tell us at [email protected]! We’d love to connect with them.

 

Self Defense

You are worth fighting for. We just hope you never have to.

International
Rape Aggression Defense System (RAD) offers 9-12 hour introductory and advanced courses for women, men, and kids in the U.S., Canada, the UK, Switzerland, and South Korea. Find a RAD course in your city.

United States
NOT-ME provides instruction, condition, and training to individuals in at-risk populations, and offers this online self defense guide. Classes are held at a location in Arlington, MA.

Impact Personal Safety programs assert that good communication skills are the foundation of personal safety and well-being, and offer self defense classes that encompass verbal strategies, awareness skills, and physical assailant defense in the Los Angeles and Hollywood, CA area.

Girls’ LEAP Self-Defense, a Boston-based nonprofit that teaches girls physical self-defense, along with conflict resolution, anger management, healthy relationships and advocacy, offers courses in the Boston metropolitan area.

Center for Anti-Violence Education,  a New York City based nonprofit, offers a range of classes that are designed to develop participants’ skills, knowledge, and awareness to enable them to heal from, prevent, and counter violence.

And check out the Girls Fight Back website for a list of other self defense programs as well.

 

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