Isatou Touray - The Gambia
Isatou Touray is a women's rights activist and currently the Executive Director and Founder member of GAMCOTRAP.
She worked with the Management Development Institute, as the Deputy Director General from 1990 to 2005, and founded the Gender and Management Unit of the Institute.
currently serves as the Secretary General of Inter African Committee
(IAC) a network of 28 African countries working on female genital mutilation and gender based violence.
She is also a member of the Advisory Board of Global Majority in the United States promoting peace building and good governance.
is the Winner of the One
Hundred Heroines of the World on Women's Rights University of Rutgers
, Rochester Women's Health Project
, The Gambia Women's Bureau Award
, United States of America Woman
of Courage Award 2008, and Gambia News
and Report Woman of the Year 2008.
activism is focused on the fight against FGM and promotion of gender justice.
team at GAMCOTRAP
in the Gambia in 2013.