BLAST is engaged in raising public awareness of legal rights and  remedies; providing legal services  – including alternative dispute  resolution and legal aid – to women, children and men denied access to  justice due to poverty, discrimination or disadvantage or facing  violations of their fundamental rights, undertaking public interest  litigation, as well as advocacy and campaigns for law, policy and  procedural reforms to ensure realization of basic human rights, focused  on state agencies, the media and the public. BLAST also investigates  allegations of human rights violations, and is involved in training on  legal rights and remedies, as well as on ADR.