Onjali Rauf – Individual Award Nominee – 2014

Ever since her uncle murdered her aunt, Onjali (left) has worked tirelessly to end the plight of women experiencing violence at the hands of men. Amongst her many achievements, she set up the organisation Making Herstory, whose aim is to empower women and girls and to inform people of the injustices that women face internationally. The organisation tackles issues such as physical, emotional, and sexual abuse, economic poverty, trafficking and enslavement. This includes raising awareness and funds to ease the plight of women and girls worldwide.