Lilly Be’Soer Kolts is the founder of the women’s human rights NGO, Voice for Change, in Papua New Guinea. She has been a victim of tribal conflict and also a survivor of polygamous marriage. She is currently raising six children alone. She defines herself as “a women’s human rights defender” and has taken a lead in facilitating mediation in tribal conflicts and wars. In 2010, she was awarded a Pacific Human Rights Defenders Award. This year, she successfully coordinated a peace reconciliation to resettle 500 internally displaced families and is also facilitating a drug surrender programme for youth in her local district.
Lilly Be’Soer – Voice for Change
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