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Meera Samanther: “The Struggle is Long, But Changes Happen”

Meera Samanther, Women’s Rights Activist; Former President, WAO & Association of Women Lawyers (AWL)

21-Jan-22 15:00

Meera Samanther: “The Struggle is Long, But Changes Happen”

Meera Samanther, a lawyer and veteran women’s rights activist. Meera was the longest-serving president of WAO (11 years) and also served as the president of the Association of Women Lawyers (AWL) for five years.  She joins us on the show to share her journey, struggles and changes she’s seen over the years.

Image credit: Kang & Kang Advocates & Solicitors

Produced by: Dashran Yohan

Presented by: Dashran Yohan


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