Ambassador Catherine Russell Travels to Sri Lanka

October 26, 2015

Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell is on travel to Sri Lanka October 27 – 29.

While in Sri Lanka, Ambassador Russell will meet with government officials, members of civil society, entrepreneurs, and religious leaders to discuss a broad range of issues, including gender-based violence, women’s economic empowerment, and women’s inclusion in peace and security.

For more information on this trip, please follow @AmbCathyRussell on Twitter.

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