Khatijun Nissa Siraj

Khatijun Nissa Siraj

BORN 1925 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Advocacy & Activism THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering activist for Muslim women’s rights In the 1950s, Khatijun Nissa Siraj was involved in community and social work and sat on the management...
Shirin Fozdar

Shirin Fozdar

BORN 1905 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Advocacy & Activism THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering women’s rights activist Shirin Fozdar, one of the most prominent advocates of women’s rights in Singapore during the 1950s, played a key...
Elizabeth Choy

Elizabeth Choy

BORN 1910 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Advocacy & Activism THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME War heroine, politician and teacher Elizabeth Choy is best known as a war heroine. During the Japanese Occupation, she risked her life by smuggling...
Che Zahara binte Noor Mohamed

Che Zahara binte Noor Mohamed

BORN 1907 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Advocacy & Activism THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering champion of the rights of women and children Che Zahara binte Noor Mohamed founded Singapore’s first Muslim women’s welfare organisation,...
Seow Peck Leng

Seow Peck Leng

BORN 1911 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Advocacy & Activism THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Educator, social worker and women’s rights activist She was an educator, social worker, women’s rights activist and a politician, and in all these...