SAWM Kolkata member Anwesha Banerjee was awarded for Best Article on Child Rights on 20th Nov. Each year the West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights gives these awards. Anwesha works for Ei Samoy, the Bangla daily of the TOI group
About SAWM Team
South Asian Women in Media (SAWM) is a network of women media professionals in South Asia. SAWM works for freedom of press, increased participation of women in the media, a gender-sensitive work environment and a gender-equal outlook in the media. Launched in April 2008, SAWM’s central secretariat is in Lahore, Pakistan and the association has country chapters in eight members of SAARC. SAWM helps women working in media to network across borders, and with international rights organizations, to assert their rights and defend their interests.