The Social Impact Award acknowledges alumni who have made an exceptional contribution and commitment to creating positive social change and improving lives.
Professor Cao Weiwei received her PhD in Law from Keele University and is now an Associate Professor in Hunan University Law School. She works as a part-time legal consultant at Kaifu Xinchen Marriage and Family Service Centre, providing support to victims of domestic violence. In addition, Professor Cao works with local lawyer associations to promote sex education in primary schools to prevent child sex abuse. She is committed to promoting non-gender discrimination laws and policy in China.