Raj Valmiki

Name of Organization : Safai Karamchari Andolan
Website :Safai Karamchari Andolan

Raj works with the Safai Karamchari Andolan which works for Dalit rights and in particular to eradicate manual scavenging in India. His particular area of interest and work is in educating the children born to families who have been manual scavengers for generations. He believes education has the power to liberate the youth from manual scavenging and prepare them for a dignified life and livelihood, one that has nothing to do with the caste they were born into or their socio-economic background.

The Safai Karamchari Andolan believes that everyone has the Right to live with dignity.