Wafa Ben Hassine

Wafa Ben Hassine
  • Founder and Executive Director, LEAD Tunisia (Legal Education Advancement and Development), USA

BA in Political Science, University of California, San Diego; JD candidate in International Human Rights and Communications Law, Sturm College of Law, University of Denver. Writer, human rights advocate and law student, interested in developing Tunisian society on the pillars of sustainability and social justice. Formerly: legislative assistant to National Constituent Assembly member; Editor-in-Chief, Tunisia Live. Regular contributor to Nawaat.org, primarily writing about women's rights and transparency in government. Member, American Civil Liberties Union.