Where it all Started
‘Majlis’ means association in several Asian countries. The name reflects our broad based pluralistic and multicultural ideology. The founder members of Majlis were part of the early women’s movement in Mumbai. The organisation is registered as a Society and Public Trust in 1991.
The Legal Centre of Majlis was founded by Adv. Flavia Agnes, a legal scholar on women’s rights, as a centre for rights discourse and legal initiatives to address issues of women and children facing violence.. We have three units
Access to justice to all women and children facing violence by providing social and legal support, advocacy and training