Ambassador Catherine Russell Travels to Sri Lanka

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
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 contact SGWI_PA@state.gov and follow @AmbCathyRussell on Twitter.

For more information on the State Department’s work on global women’s issues, visit 2009-2017.state.gov/s/gwi/.