Therese K

Therese Kuylenstierna

Stockholm Committee

Therese Kuylenstierna is a midwife at BB Stockholm maternity ward and is also an active member in Svenska Barnmorskeförbundet, where she continues to support women's right to reproductive, perinatal and sexual health. She is a human rights enthusiast and is especially passionate about women's rights. 

She studied pre-medicine and nursing in Madrid and Oslo before getting her master’s degree in midwifery from Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. She has lived abroad for many years but is currently living in Stockholm with her husband and their children. Therese’s family has been involved with Human Rights Watch for over 10 years and she has personally focused on the Stockholm committee the past few years.