WHO WE ARE

Sisters For Change is an international NGO which operated from 2013-2020 to combat violence against women. Find out more

LEGAL RESOURCE CENTRE

Access key material, legal updates and tools relating to global VAWG law and policy. Find out more

SFC REPORTS & MATERIALS

SFC reports and briefing notes offer concrete legal and policy analysis and recommendations. Find out more

CHANGING LAWS, CHANGING LIVES

The Legal Activist

Ms Zainah Anwar, Malaysia

Leading women’s rights activist, Zainah Anwar talks about the urgency – and challenge – of reforming Muslim Family Laws to end discrimination against women and achieve equality.

 

 

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The Legal Expert

Adv Vrinda Grover, India

Indian Supreme Court Advocate, Vrinda Grover talks about the need to reform colonial-era laws to put citizen’s interests first, and her wish to see law-making evolve from protecting against harms to enabling greater freedoms for all.

 

 

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The Legal Champion

Ms Khawar Mumtaz, Pakistan

Nobel Peace-Prize Nominee, Khawar Mumtaz talks about her life-long career calling for legal reform to guarantee women’s rights, and how law is a critical social signal and monitoring its implementation a duty for us all.


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The Law Reform Official

Dr Lalotoa Mulitalo, Samoa

Executive Director of the Samoa Law Reform Commission, Dr Lalotoa Mulitalo talks about the dual challenges of achieving law reform in a plural legal system and ensuringalso that law-making is relevant to the lives of local people.


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OUR MODEL

We mobilise law, information and people. Read more

We monitor States and public authorities for compliance with domestic VAWG laws. Read more

We connect partners to State officials and UN mechanisms to conduct legal advocacy. Read more

Past and Current Partner Profiles