Maya el Helou

From Lebanon. Graduated with a BA in Arts and Graphic Design in year 2006. Since 2006 activist in various lebanese and international NGOs: NRC (Teacher of graphic design and English for refugees); Nasawiya (feminist group); activist in ARM (anti racism movement); support volunteer at Bayt Al Hanan (a shelter house for battered women/youth, rape victims, domestic violence victims…); writer in Sawt Al Niswa (A feminist Arab online magazine).

Speciality of work: Form support groups

Giving workshops: Self Esteem and body image; spreading awareness among various groups, in order to push for social change; art and technology workshops (photoshop and illustrator as tools of expression), capacity Building.


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