ThatMate

A platform that aims to reduce the myths associated with sexual health.

  • Divya Shah

    Divya Shah is an Electrical Engineer by qualification and has worked with Konecranes. As her interest lies in training and interacting with students, she also worked as a soft-skill trainer at Naandi Foundation.

  • Madhav Jadhav

    Madhavi Jadhav is a petroleum engineer by qualification and has worked with multinationals like Royal Dutch Shell. She likes to travel and is a state level boxer. She has been recognised by USA today as 30 under 30.

About

India has 252 million adolescents aged 10-19 years (world’s largest youth population) but only 15% of these adolescents receive sex education. Ignorance and closeness over sexual health can negatively affect their lives - from physical abuse to unwanted pregnancies to sxually transmitted diseases. ThatMate is a platform aiming to combat the myths associated with sexuality-related topics through innovative means, combining lectures with comic books, videos, sketches, plays, physical training, games, edutainment app etc.

Details

Thematic Area: Gender Equality


Location: Satara, Maharashtra


Geographical area: West


Track: Tech


Cohort: N/T2


Year: 2019


Website: http://www.thatmate.com/