Monira Rahman - Executive Director, Acid Survivors
Foundation, Bangladesh, vows to end acid violence in Bangladesh. Women are most
often attacked by men who throw acid at women as a form of revenge and control.
On October 08, 2009 , five outstanding women have been
recognized for their exemplary leadership on behalf of women everywhere.
Monira Rahman , Francis cad el Carman Espinoza from Nicaragua and Laura
Klauberg - Congresswoman Nita M.Lowey and Dr.Mary Lake Polan, from the USA ,
the 2009 Americans for UNFPA Honorees for the Health and Dignity of Women have
made significant contributions to improve the lives of women in their
Their efforts showcase a powerful global commitment to
women. In this interview Ms. Rahman talks about acid violence against women in