Wadi Ben-Hirki is a passionate award-winning and experienced development worker, writer and public speaker. She is the Founder of Wadi Ben-Hirki Foundation and a strong believer in equality and justice. Wadi’s passion has led to her voice being heard on Agence-France Presse, Aljazeera and BBC among others. She has also been featured on La Nacion, Elwatan News and “RESISTERS,” a book highlighting 52 young women making Herstory right now by Lauren Sharkey.
Their objectives are:
- To harness and focus on the potentials of the less-privileged towards skills acquisition, training and empowerment.
- To advocate for gender equality and to ensure every girl and woman lives a life of dignity.
- To support children in schools with scholarships and donations of food, shelter, clothing and stationery.
- To raise funds for, and give aid to internally displaced people affected by insurgency and terrorist attacks.