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Mr. and Mrs. Premji Visit Asilo Hospital crisis intervention centre for survivors of VAW/C

It was an honor to have Mr. Azim Premji and Mrs. Premji visit Asilo Hospital, Goa, to interact with the Health workers of the Hospital and to understand how the hospital responds to women and child survivors of VAW. Medical Superintendent Dr. Dhume along with nodal officer psychiatrist Dr. Shaheen spoke about how they have created a sensitive response for women and girls. They discussed challenges with regard to motivating health workers to recognize VAW as a public health issue and how they conduct repeated training and discussions with the staff. The visit by Mr. and Mrs. Premji left the team at Asilo enthused and motivated to overcome these challenges and  continue to deepen their efforts to respond and prevent VAW.