MELISSA SASIDARAN, 31, LAWYER AND LEGAL COORDINATOR OF LAWYERS FOR LIBERTY
“I hope that in any small way, I can inspire more women to be independent, to take charge of their future and seek out their dreams. Don’t let others dictate your roles in society.”
What empowers you in life?
The strength, bravery and resilience of people around me such as my colleagues, fellow activists and Malaysians in struggling for a better nation.