ARK | Anti Rape Kit Project
Self Project 

ark_2.jpg

ark_2.jpg

Understanding The Problem Statement

Understanding The Problem Statement

Brainstorming

Brainstorming

Defining the System

Defining the System

sdsd.jpg

sdsd.jpg

Ark Poster

Ark Poster

for Awareness

Ark Box

Ark Box

This box was to collect filled questionnaire

Project Duration
Feb'13 - Ongoing

Collaboration

Stanford India Biodesign, AIIMS
New Delhi

Key Responsibilities

Ideation, Literature Study,
Storyboarding Scenario Building where products can intervene, Sketches/Mockups, and Questionnaires

Team Members

Tigmanshu Bhatnagar, Akash Harlalka, Ankit Kumar, Shambhavi Deshpande

Project Description

Rape is fastest growing crime among all violent offenses in India.Every 20 minutes, a woman is raped in India as per NCRB data and no. of registered cases. The accused is convicted in only one of every four cases where trial is completed, often stretched over several years.

 

This project was initiated with an aim to develop a system to fight and prevent non-consensual sexual attacks on women. The system will include self-defense products which are (already conceptualized with detailed drawings), mobile application, website for complete information self defense training united under the single umbrella, ARK. The system will also include a platform to create awareness and training.The three guiding principles for the project are 1. Access to Information. 2. Training.3. Access to Help.

Mentors

Dr. Jagdish Chatuvedi
Stanford India Biodesign, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

NOTE

We are in process of filing the IPR so details of the project can't be revealed here.