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The story behind the cashMama Cash was the first international women’s fund in the world. Today, we fund and support women’s rights initiatives around the globe that challenge the root causes of injustice. Activists and donors join with Mama Cash to advance social change that starts with gender equality and respect for the human rights of everyone.
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Women with mental health issues are coming out in India
In India, mental health is one of the most neglected sectors within the health system, receiving only 1% of the national health budget. Many of the women who are in the mental health system are abandoned by their families and stripped of their self-determination and basic human rights.
How Mama Cash fights sexual violence
Sexual violence occurs all the time and is omnipresent. You don’t just fight sexual violence by taking care of victims, but by tackling legal systems and social norms that tolerate this violence.