Mumtaz Faleel

Iroshini Kalpage

“Emerge is my only friend who makes my dreams a reality.”

Iroshini Kalpage grew up in Nuwara Eliya. She has been involved with many activities and workshops regarding women and child’s rights, rights of children in residential care, gender based violence, ethnicity, religion, gender, caste, good governance, conflict resolution and capacity building. She has produced several peace documentaries with a focus on women and children rights. In addition, she has published various peace articles for newspapers. She is teaching life skills lessons for girls. Her hope is to give awareness and knowledge to the girls who staying at a shelter since they cannot go to school. Iroshini’s dream is to help the girls to fulfill their dreams.