On October 22nd, the manifestation ME TOO Sweden occured in 14 different cities all over Sweden. It was an answer to the hashtag #metoo.
Thousands of people gathered in the streets to say “no more” to sexual harassment and sexual violence, and millions were watching on TV. The woman behind these manifestations was Carolin Solskär.
In only 4 days, she managed to gather politicians, artists and celebrities, and put together a 2,5 hour program of talks, stories and music to raise the awareness of sexual violence. It was covered by all the big media channels and broadcasted live on national TV.
Carolin is a former sailor who changed direction to become a tech entrepreneur and now work at Microsoft as a Program Manager. She was a finalist in “The IT Girl of the Year 2016” and “Young Leader of the Year 2017”.