Ermiza Tegal

Ermiza Tegal

Ermiza Tegal is a lawyer based in Colombo, Sri Lanka, with a practice focused on challenging torture and domestic violence. She works with organisations and networks across the country to seek redress for rights violations and to advocate for law and policy reform.

Sri Lanka

FGM in Sri Lanka: It's never 'just a nick'

Female genital mutilation still has its supporters within various Muslim communities in Sri Lanka.

FGM in Sri Lanka: It's never 'just a nick'