A Study of Delhi Police Helplines

How effective are police helplines? This study by Jagori, UN Women, UN Habitat and the Department of Women and Child Development, Delhi Government tries to understand the purpose of helplines, and studies the processes followed by the Delhi Police when it responds to hotlines (100 and 1091).  It also takes seeks to explore how these helplines can cater to women’s needs and perceptions.

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Languages available: English

Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Asia and the Pacific; India

Subject area(s): Ending violence against women and girls; Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces; Human rights

Resource type: Case studies

Publication year: 2013

Number of pages: 45

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)