A lot has been said and written about the #MeToo movement and how it continues to galvanize the voices of hundreds of women and men from around the world. Most strikingly, it is a strident call-to-arms for women to become the agents of their own conscience, bodies and destinies. The sweeping victory for female candidates from diverse backgrounds in the recent U.S. midterm elections is a clear signal that women are rightfully coming forward to claim their space and power in society.
Head of the Human Rights Programme, Liberal International
Tamara Dancheva is the Head of the Human Rights Programme of Liberal International, which has been a core partner on the #NotTheCost campaign to stop violence against women in politics.