Christy Abraham

Bangalore based Christy Abraham oversees programmes work on Violence Against Women which includes Safe Cities, Harmful Traditional Practices, Sexual Rights and Reproductive Health and Homophobia.

Prior to joining the Women’s Rights Team Abraham managed ActionAid’s international programmes on HIV and AIDS, and was a Senior Manager at ActionAid India.

Latest blogs

In 1996, a sixteen year old young girl was lured from a school in Kerala, the state that I come from. She returned 40 days later to the post office where her father worked and even the father could...
One of the most common questions that I’m asked when discussing our work in countries is are you able to travel safely within the country? Every time, I tell my friends and family that I’m...
World AIDS DAY 2011 has turned out to be a black day for People Living with HIV (PLHIV) because of International political decisions. There are innumerable threats to the lives of PLHIV from various...
Eight hundred women from across 100 countries came together and demanded accountability from world leaders and other stakeholders during the 4th International Women’s summit (IWS) organised by World...
Empowerment of Women