24 May

Samar Al Dreamly

Award winning Journalist, Gaza Samar is an award winning journalist based in Gaza specialising in women’s affairs. She is coordinator for the media program in Women Affairs Centre based in Gaza City, and a chief editor for Al Ghaidaa Magazine issued by the centre. Al Ghaidaa is the only magazine in Gaza Strip specializing in women’s […]

6 July

Rama Chakaki

Social Entrepreneur FOLLOW RAMA Rama Chakaki has 22 years of experience in management, strategic planning and communications. Her passion is to promote a collaborative approach, invest in social enterprises, use technology for social development and nurture a generation of social entrepreneurs among youth and women in the Arab world. In 2007 Rama setup Baraka Ventures investing […]

23 June

Jamila Afghani

Islamic Scholar and Social Activist, Afghanistan Jamila Afghani is director of the Noor Educational and Capacity Development Organzation (NECDO), a local Afghan women’s NGO serving women, youth, and children. The NECDO is dedicated to building capacity and leading educational activities. Since 2000, Jamila has been working as an activist in the area of gender and […]

11 May

Anushay Hossain

Expert on Global Women’s Issues FOLLOW ANUSHAY Anushay Hossain is a Bangladeshi journalist based in Washington, DC. She launched Anushay’s Point in 2009, and her work is regularly featured on Forbes Woman, Huffington Post, and The New York Times/Women in the World. Anushay spent a decade as a feminist policy analyst on Capitol Hill before […]

2 March

Kamila Sidiqi

CEO and Deputy Chief of Staff, Afghanistan. Kamila Sidiqi is one of Afghanistan’s leading women leaders and entrepreneurs. Last year she was appointed Deputy Chief of Staff in the Administrative Office of the President of Afghanistan, in recognition for her tireless efforts to develop women’s potential and build Afghanistan’s private sector. In 2014 she was […]