EKTA Resource Centre for Women

EKTA Resource Centre for Women was founded in 1990, as a gender resource centre. In 2005, they set up a girls' home at Killai in Cuddalore to shelter girls whose parents had died in the Tsunami. EKTA works on the empowerment of girls and women to engage with the authorities on safety, rights and entitlements, and access to government schemes.

Geography: Cuddalore and Madurai districts, Tamil Nadu