Korto Reeves Williams

Korto Reeves Williams

Korto Reeves Williams is a Liberian feminist and a strategic civil society leader in Liberia and the sub-region. A major contributor to shaping political discourse on women’s rights and feminism, she serves on the board of Urgent Action Fund (Africa) and is a member of the Liberia Feminist Forum and the African Feminist Forum.

Ms. Williams has more than 15 years of development experience in Liberia as well as short-term experiences in international development across Africa, the Middle East and the Americas.

Her academic research on feminism and women leadership in Liberia, Beyond Mass Action: A Study Of Collective Organizing Among Liberian Women Using Feminist Movement Perspectives, has provided the opportunity to shift power and promote coalition building within women's networks in Liberia.

Liberia

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