Radhika Coomaraswamy has played an important role in furthering human rights, particularly for women and children, both at home in Sri Lanka, as well as internationally in her function of (first) UN Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, and Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict.
|Title of host publication||The Faces of Human Rights|
|Editors||Kasey McCall-Smith, Jan Wouters, Felipe Gómez Isa|
|Place of Publication||Oxford|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - May 2019|
- human rights
Westendorp, I. (2019). Radhika Coomaraswamy: Standing Up for the Oppressed and Neglected. In K. McCall-Smith, J. Wouters, & F. Gómez Isa (Eds.), The Faces of Human Rights (pp. 291-300). Hart Publihsing.