Ms ElsaMarie D'Silva
Founder & CEO, Red Dot Foundation (Safecity)
ElsaMarie is a fellow with Rotary Peace, Aspen New Voices, Vital Voices, and a BMW Foundation Responsible Leader. She is listed as one of BBC Hindi’s 100 Women and has won Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award by Dusan Stojanovic, the #WomenTransformingIndia award and The Digital Woman Award in Social Impact. She has penned articles that have appeared in CNN, Huffington Post, WIP amongst others.
Solution: Safecity is a platform that crowdsources personal stories of sexual harassment and abuse in public spaces. This data which maybe anonymous, gets aggregated as hot spots on a map indicating trends at a local level.