SCWO appoints lawyer Malathi Das as president

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Council of Women's Organisations (SCWO) has elected Ms Malathi Das, a lawyer by profession, as its President.

The appointment was announced at the SCWO's 34th Annual General Meeting held on Saturday.

The 18th Executive Board was also elected into office, and will be serving for the next two years from 2014 to 2016.

The AGM was attended by representatives from 29 SCWO member organisations.

There were 15 nominees for the 11 places on the Board.