Claiming Entitlements: The Story of Women Leaders’ Struggle for the Right to Health in Uttar Pradesh, India

This is the story of the leaders of a women’s organisation, Mahila Swasthya Adhikar Manch (Women’s Health Rights Forum) in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. It recounts how a group of women from the extremely marginalised sections of society have become empowered and are monitoring their entitlements around health services and other services which are related to the social determinants of health.

Authors: Abhijit Das and Jashodhara Dasgupta

Institutional Sponsors: COPASAH and Centre for Health and Social Justice

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