Pushing for a “feminist transformation of power” in Sri Lanka

16 March 2018

The situation for women in Sri Lanka is not optimal. However, grassroots organizations, such as the Women and Media Collective, are working hard to remedy that – challenging patriarchal norms and advocating for policy change.

At the UN for the Commission on the Status of Women, Programme Director Sepali Kottegoda spelled out her goal for a “feminist transformation of power relations within the country,” and spoke to UN News’s Liz Scaffidi.

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Liz Scaffidi, UN News
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