Nimah I. Nawwab

Nimah I. Nawwab
  • Poet, Writer and Youth Activist
    Consulting and Mentoring

Nimah Ismail Nawwab is a youth and women's empowerment activist, internationally recognized English poet, writer, editor, lecturer, keynote speaker and photographer. Her work, including her best-selling book, The Unfurling, have been featured in Newsweek International and BBC World News among others. Dubbed a “voice for Arab women and youth”, she engages with critical and emerging issues involving women and youth empowerment - as a strong advocate, speaker, workshop leader, director of youth-led relief, volunteer campaigns and intercultural projects. A firm believer in the need to prepare the future workforce for the labour market, she engages in building skills and career choices. As a pioneering supporter of giving youth their voice, enhancing creative and leadership skills, she also mentors many emerging artists across various artistic fields. Nimah works and collaborates on projects with a special emphasis on matters pertaining to culture, the arts, building bridges, diversity, empowerment, leadership and humanitarian issues. Her academic writings, essays and photography are featured in international publications, books and anthologies more at www.nimahnawwab.com.