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Salma Zulfiqar

International Artist & Creative Communicator

International Artist working on women's rights, human rights and humanitarian issues around the world - with decades of experience working for the United Nations in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Read More:www.salmazulfiqar.com
Profile of a Peacemaker - Zahra Ugaas

Profile of a Peacemaker - Zahra Ugaas Farah

Zahra Ugaas Farah says her mission in life is to champion women's rights in Somalia to promote peace. When war broke out in the early 1990s, Zahra says she could not watch the unfolding chaos and bloodshed without taking action.
08/03/2013 09:41 GMT
Shaping Somalia's Political Landscape: Halima Ismail Ibrahim - Co-Chair Technical Selection

Shaping Somalia's Political Landscape: Halima Ismail Ibrahim - Co-Chair Technical Selection Committee

At the age of 15 Halima Ismail Ibrahim was already advocating for women's rights at her high school in Afgoye, 30 km from Mogadishu. With or without a functioning state, as a passionate and committed human rights activist and recently appointed the Co-Chair of the Technical Selection Committee (TSC), Halima has been working for the poor, human rights and with youth for decades.
20/09/2012 12:30 BST