Deputy Chief of Mission Virginia Murray Discusses Gender Based Violence Issues with Local Women’s Groups

On December 2, U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Virginia Murray met with representatives from Gender Equality Network, Women’s Organization Network, Akaya Women, UNFPA, and Triangle Women’s Support Group to discuss gender based violence (GBV) issues in Burma. DCM Murray discussed with participants the need for strong laws and policies to protect women’s rights, information and public awareness about gender based violence, and legal and support services for victims of gender based violence in Burma. Read More