There are 250 million people in India who suffer fear, oppression and violence because of their caste or ethnicity. They are routinely denied basic human rights including access to education, healthcare, legal protection and decent livelihoods.
Since 1980 Karuna has worked closely with members of India’s Dalit community, oppressed by a caste system that has designated them as 'untouchable'.
Karuna strives to help oppressed people to develop the skills, dignity and confidence to transform their lives and take their rightful place in society.
The Karuna Trust believes that the degradation of others is also our degradation, similarly that the triumph over prejudice and ignorance is a triumph for us all...
Your gift could help transform thousands of Dalit lives