Working With Muslims: Beyond Burqa and Triple Talaq goes down to the ground in eight major states of India and investigates the reality of non-government organizations and their development work, with the largest marginalized minority in the world’s largest democracy.
With intellectual precision, it dissects the voluntary sector, interrogates identity, engages with many faces of ‘development’; and tells stories of ordinary women and men, of clarity
amid obfuscation, of fear mixed with immense hope.
Sadbhavna Trust works on building the strength and capacities of marginalized communities, especially women; helping them seek equality through participation in democratic discourse and the public sphere.
An alumnus of Columbia University, Farah Naqvi is a feminist, activist and writer. Her work for nearly three decades has focused on justice, development and freedom from violence, for India’s perpetual un-equals: Women, Muslims, and Dalits.