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Introducing myself and my journal: Demand Dignity

About Me:
I'm an Egyptian-Canadian activist and documentary filmmaker. I've been monitoring and reporting on human rights abuses in the Middle East and North Africa for nearly a decade, focusing on the most vulnerable populations: survivors of gender-based violence; female prisoners; and minorities. Over the course of my work, I've interviewed hundreds of victims of abuse, government officials, police officers, lawyers, judges, and activists in order to put together a compelling and in-depth exposé of a given human rights situation. These rich experiences in the field provided many of the complex stories and characters that I have used as material in my films. I'm strongly commited to the power of the visual media to generate social change.

My Passions:
film; creative writing; travel; photography.

My Challenges:
To infuse creativity into each and every day...

My Areas of Expertise:
gender-based violence; arbitrary detention; documentary film; screenwriting

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Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.
Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Peace!
Fatima

Ellie's picture

Welcome!

Hello there!

What an amazing journey you have had! We are thrilled to welcome you to PulseWire – our thriving community of grassroots women leaders and supporters of women's initiatives. Thank you so much for joining us! Feel free to explore the community deeper. You are welcome to post as many journal entries as you would like, comment on other people’s entries, join groups you find interesting, find new friends ... and have fun!

Welcome again! We look forward to learning even more about your incredibly rich experiences.

Explore,
Ellie

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