Zainab Salbi

Zainab Salbi
  • Founder
    Women for Women International

Bachelor's in Sociology and Women's Studies, George Mason University, US; Master's in Development Studies, London School of Economics, UK. 1993, Founder and until 2011, Chief Executive, Women for Women International; 2012, Founder, Nida'a TV and Productions for young Arab women. Author: Between Two Worlds - Escape from Tyranny - Growing up in the Shadow of Saddam (2005); The Other Side of War - Women's Stories of Survival and Hope (2006); If You Knew Me You Would Care (2012). Identified in the top 100 most influential women by The Guardian (2011), Newsweek (2011), Economist Intelligence Unit (2011), FastCompany (2012), Women Who Make America (2012). Young Global Leader (2007) and CGI LEAD (2010).