Introducing myself and my journal

Posted September 19, 2010 from Syrian Arab Republic

About Me: Born and raised in Damascus, Alia Turki Al-Rabeo is recipient of UN X-Cultural Reporting Award for her work Silent Heroes, Invisible Bridges. Besides working as producer and presenter for Syrian TV channels, her stories has appeared in McClatchy Newspapers Group as well as various Arabic and English language Syrian, Kuwaiti, Saudi Arabian and Pakistani newspapers. Trained by Al-Jazeera, ICFJ and IWPR, she is now co-director of a multi-lingual cross-cultural, cross-religious and cross-border journalist project Silent Heroes, Invisible Bridges, an Istanbul-based not-for-profit media organization. She speaks Arabic, English and Turkish.

My Challenges: Help the arab women to be feiminist and get rid of male domination .

My Areas of Expertise: journalism

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  • noreens
    Sep 19, 2010
    Sep 19, 2010

    Hi Alia,

    Your experience in journalism is impressive. I look forward to reading your writing! Welcome!


  • Sarvina Kang
    Sep 19, 2010
    Sep 19, 2010

    Hi Alia!

    Nice to see you on PulseWire! I'm looking forward to seeing your post more in here....!

    Regards, Sarvina

  • Alia
    Sep 19, 2010
    Sep 19, 2010

    Thanks so much for both of you :)

  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Sep 19, 2010
    Sep 19, 2010

    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!