Syerleena talks about women empowerment on various aspects and situations.
Syerleena Abdul Rashid is a councillor at the Majlis Bandaraya Pulau Pinang (MBPP). She writes regularly and is a columnist for both The Malaysian Insider (weekly column comes out every Friday!) and The Rocket. She writes on women’s issues, social justice, political leadership, good governance and ethnic-religious relationships in Malaysian society. Syerleena has a bachelor’s degree in Graphic Communications and cross-cultural media ethics and is currently pursuing a Msc. in Planning Studies and Tourism Development. Prior to this, she was a company director for a sports and recreation firm. Syerleena is a certified helmsman, a diver, a qualified Muay Thai fighter and is a wakeboarding enthusiast.
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