On 9th August 2018, Sankalpa organized a half day program titled “Discussion program of Collective Campaign on VAW" at National Women Commission. Mr. Anil Kumar Thakur – Secretary of National Women Commission was the guest of the program .Similarly, participants from variousfields were part of the program like women activists, lawyer, journalists, representatives from I/NGOs working especially on women rights have participated in the program. The main objectives of the program was to contribute in making government, civil society members and members of Collective campaigns accountable for addressing the justice issues of the increasing rape victims of sexual violence. Also, to share findings and recommendation of field visit made by Sankalpa chair and General Secretary including member from National Women Commission.
Participants of the program stated that In-depth investigation should be made on the rape cases, Implementation of strict laws to aware public, discussion programs should be conducted with parliamentarians, Perpetrator centric programs should be organized by organizing a campaign in a sustainable way, Focusing over the increasing rape issues, every son should be taught how to respect his sister, mother, wife, daughter and women.