Bint Zahra

Joined Mar 2013
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Bio

About Me

I am a Global citizen, born and raised in Somalia. I blessed to have had access to education in the midst prolonged civil war and conflict.I am friendly, cheerful, and passionate about Education. In the past I worked as a part-time lecturer of computer science at Bossaso university, and I also worked with Danish Refugee Council as IT/Admin Officer.

Currently, I am cofounder and managing director for Somali Girls Empowerment Network, and I am involved in projects that are intended to educate and transform my community, most importantly, Peace Education for the Somali youth and mentoring for school girls are my top priority right now.

My Interests are Peace Studies, Global Development, and Education

And my challenges are Widespread ignorance, and lack of finances

I am passionate about Education, Technology, and Writing

My Vision

Global Development, Gender Equality and a Peaceful World, and a Peaceful and developed Somali Nation

Interests

Economic PowerEducation EqualityWomen and the EnvironmentGender-based ViolenceEmpowering GirlsWomen's HealthHuman Rights for WomenWomen in LeadershipWomen in Technology

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Bint Zahra commented on A Woman With a Grit Sep 03, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Somali Migration and Refugees Dillema Sep 03, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on AFRICAN GIRLS CRY OUT TO HOME GOVERNMENTS: WE CAN NO LONGER STAND THE PAIN OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION! Sep 02, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Voices of the Future Participants. Sep 01, 2013 Bint Zahra loved Resistance Is Power: How I Fought For My Religious Freedom Aug 28, 2013 Bint Zahra loved Whole. As I Am Aug 28, 2013 Bint Zahra loved Somali Migration and Refugees Dillema Aug 28, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on A Hundred Thousand Coffee Seedlings for Just Change Jul 23, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on When love is effective: the Melba Olvera story. Jul 18, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on From chalk to talk Jul 18, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Smoke free signals from Ukraine Jul 18, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Moments with the ‘Heart-of-Attarkar’. Jul 18, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on False Obedience to Injustice Jul 18, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Kamilia Kura: Relentless in Empowering Displaced Women Jul 18, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on problems with posting Jul 16, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on A women with a grit Jul 15, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Dearest You Jul 04, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Sunshine city without a shine. Jul 03, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Change cannot be prevented, it can only be delayed!! Jul 02, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Introducing myself and my journal: Women Rising Together Jul 01, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Class Action Jul 01, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on Thirty minutes from Khadija's life... Thirty minutes from a Darfurian girl's life Jul 01, 2013 Bint Zahra commented on World Pulse Welcomes New Board Chair and Members Jun 30, 2013