Ensaaf works to address impunity for crimes against humanity in Punjab, with strategies and methods that also impact other regions suffering from gross human rights violations. We already provide technical assistance to human rights defenders working in India and beyond. We provide litigation support to cases in India that will set precedent for the entire country. And we share our data and resources publicly, so any community can learn from our experiences. Our work is innovative, timely, and makes an impact in Punjab and beyond.
Reason 10: We do 10x the work of other organizations with similar resources.
Reason 9: We called out Sumedh Saini for atrocities. Next year, we’ll focus on Izhar Alam.
Reason 8: Amar Kaur’s testimony and our Oral History Video Archive project.
Reason 7: We recently documented the case of 18-year old Kulwant Singh. Every case matters.
Reason 6: We are creating a permanent and thorough human rights archive.
Reason 5: We impacted key legal cases.
Reason 4: Our work is essential for survivors to be heard.
Reason 3: We have a proven track record and great partners.
Reason 2: We take charge of our own narrative.
Reason 1: We must protect the human rights of the world.