IVY JOSIAH

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Ivy Josiah
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Women's Aid Organisation
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Ivy Josiah is a women's rights activist in Malaysia.The former Executive Director of WAO led this organisation for over 15 years which put domestic violence on the national agenda.

She sits on regional and intetnational platforms to promote women's human rights. (www.apwld.org). Ivy is also involved in the arts being a member of Five Arts Centre (www.fiveartscentre.org).

Presently she is active in civil and political rights, volunteering her time for BERSIH ( an NGO coalition for free and fair elections), HAKAM ( Human Rights Society of Malaysia ) and PROHAM ( Society for the Promotion of Human Rights).

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