About

About

Penita Initiative is a social enterprise that promotes values of women empowerment, gender partnership and sustainable development towards a strong Malaysia. It is run by a small team of researchers. We innovate, develop and implement civic-engagement projects in an aim…
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Advisory Board 2003-2007

The late Mr. Bishan Singh Bahadur AMN, PJK Recipient of the first Consumer Advocate Award (Tokoh Pengguna) in 1991 and the Langkawi Award 2006, and founder of the Management Institute for Social Change (MINSOC). Dr. Jariah bt Haji Masud Senior…
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Partners

Founding Partners Sustainable Development Network (SUSDEN) Established since 1994, SUSDEN’s education and awareness projects have been effective in spreading the urgency for a sustainable world. In 2003, it launched the Penita to bring forth the importance of gender equity in…
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Team

Sunitha Bisan Gunasegaran CEO and Director of Consultancy Sunitha is the founder of Penita Initiative and editor of Majalah Penita, Malaysia’s first magazine on gender and development. She is passionate about innovations and community based solutions that embrace gender equality,…
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