Headquarters: Salem, Tamil Nadu
Geographical Focus: Tamil Nadu
Lives Impacted: 17,000+
SPT focuses on action against bonded labor and child rights in Salem district of Tamil Nadu. It was set up by Dalit families in response to the historic caste based discrimination that still retains many families in bonded labor. SPT focuses on rescue and rehabilitation of bonded families and children, informal schooling, livelihoods, advocacy and action against female infanticide, child marriage, child labor.