Dr. Sunita Bachchhav
"Consultancy | Training | Research"
We draw on the synergy and talent of partners from legal firms, business, researchers, civil society and other stakeholders to tackle Transgender challenges. In doing so, we help companies, NGOs and institutes in all sectors meet and exceed human rights standards. We are a team of pro-bono legal consultants, researchers and trainers, the force behind the changing social-legal landscape of the transgender community in India and beyond. Read More
The transgender people in India face human rights violations like; discrimination, abuse, forced prostitution and rape. These communities have been sidelined from participating in social and cultural life, economy, politics, and decision-making processes. Read More
Are you a transgender individual in need of legal help?
The transgender people faces many challenges due to discrimination and abuse. We aim help transgender individuals with a variety of issues like; name change, IDs, immigration, cases/litigation.
Are you a parent to a transgender child and you need advice?
Suddenly realizing that your loved one is a transgender can be traumatizing. We have a community of professional that has you covered in more than one way.
Research & Training
Transgender Rights Research
Transgender rights are complex and dynamic issues in the context of Indian culture, which needs constant research. The fruitful tug of war between the proponents of the transgender right and the honorable Court in the recent times calls for even more research. Read More
Human Rights and Criminal Law Training
Getting the transgender issues in the limelight is a step towards an amicable solution. Since knowledge is power, we have focused on training and reaching out to the transgender community, NGO,the society at large, institutes, among other stakeholders. Read more
Join the Advocates
Be part of the Pro-bono Human Rights and Criminal Law Advocates fighting for the rights of the transgender in India.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Research and Training Institute (BARTI), Pune, as an autonomous organization under the Department of Social Justice and Special Assistance, Government of Maharashtra,...
Seminar presentation on transgender rights at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Research and Training Institute (BARTI)
Enlighten & Empower
We enlighten the society, while empowering the Transgender community concerning gender rights and equality. Empowered human rights defenders and strong and independent civil society are key to this vision.