Ms. Mallika Wanigasundara has been a well-known journalist in Sri Lanka for more than 30 years. She has worked on the "Observer" and the "Daily News" published by the Lake House group of newspapers, in Colombo.
She is now a freelance journalist and a foreign correspondent contributing to Depthnews (Asia) based in Manila, Panos Institute in London, and the IPPF journal "People and the Planet". She also continues to contribute to the "Observer" and "Daily News" in Sri Lanka. She specialises in developmental, environmental and children's issues.