Muslim Women’s Research and Action Forum [MWRAF] was started in 1976 by a few Muslim women who gathered together at informal meetings to discuss critical issues facing Muslim women in Sri Lanka. Later on we evolved as a formal organization in 1986 and registered as an NGO in 1990.
By Ishara Jayawardene
She has fought for women’s rights and has been a strong advocate for Human Rights over the years. A woman who has been praised for her unrelenting spirit and will, she has committed herself to achieving social justice and has been a voice for those who have no voice. A lady who believes in living a righteous life, she always has an ear for those who have been wronged. In fact there is many an activist in Jezima Ismail. Continue reading