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Meera Vijayann:
Find your voice against gender violence

TEDxHousesOfParliament · 13:58 · Filmed Jun 2014
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This talk begins with a personal story of sexual violence that may be difficult to listen to. But that’s the point, says citizen journalist Meera Vijayann: Speaking out on tough, taboo topics is the spark for change. Vijayann uses digital media to speak honestly about her experience of gender violence in her home country of India — and calls on others to speak out too.

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Citizen journalist
By using citizen journalism platforms, Meera Vijayann explores creative ways that young women can participate in politics and community matters. Full bio

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