Women’s help desks in local police stations in India increased registration of cases of gender-based violence

Outside of a women’s help desk room, with sign, at inauguration. Credit: Sandip Sukhtankar A new study by J-PAL affiliate Sandip Sukhtankar (University of Virginia) and coauthors Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner (University of Virginia) and Akshay Mangla (Saïd Business School, University of Oxford) found that establishing specialized help desks for women in local police stations In the … Read more