This is a broad introduction to the process of creating safe cities for women and girls. It introduces the key concepts of safe cities and offers practical tools for how to begin building a safer, more inclusive city. The information in this guide combines knowledge from scholarly research with insights from on-the-ground work around the world, with particular focus on JAGORI’s work in India.
In the six years of work on this issue, we have learnt that it is possible to make cities safer for women and girls. We hope that this guide will be useful in your work in order to create a safer city and community.