Middle East

مشوار نحو النجاح من السعودية… غادة المطيري و ارفع جائزة للبحث العلمي

نالت العالمة السعودية غادة مطلق عبد الرحمن المطيري أرفع جائزة للبحث العلمي في أميركا، في انجاز كبير للمرأة السعودية في مجالات العلوم. بدأت العالمة السعودية مشوارها مع النجاح من المملكة....

Arab Women spotted on BBC ’s 100 women list for 2014

Several Arab Women were featured in the BBC list of this year. The list gathers more scientists and more women working in the arts. And with more than a fifth...

Nadine Labaki: Arab world’s most celebrated female film director

Nadine Labaki is one of the finest and most passionate actresses in Lebanon. She is the Arab world’s most celebrated female film director, with her movies being watched all over...

Arab Women Rising: 35 Entrepreneurs Making a Difference in the Arab World

Author Rahilla Zafar and co-writer Nafeesa Syeed wrote a book “Arab Women Rising: 35 Entrepreneurs Making a Difference in the Arab World” in 2014 and it profiles 35 female entrepreneurs...

Lebanese-American Rula Ghani is Afghanistan’s new first lady

In a surprisingly historic moment and for the first time, Afghanistan was introduced to its first lady in the inauguration of its new president. Rula Ghani was praised by her...