Student Projects

This page both highlights the incredible work of some AUB students and also serves as a platform for their fresh voices as they express their own take on feminist causes in their own way. Students may choose to publish a video, podcast, and/or an illustration. 

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The views and opinions expressed on this page are those of the authors
and do not necessarily represent the views of The Asfari Institute and/or AUB.

The Alienation of Women in Politics

Patricia Archondis

Feminist Movements in MENA

Tima Farhat & Kinda Nasrallah

Political Power of Women

Khalil Fannous

Care Work: An Invisible Form of Labor

Yomna El Zibaoui

Women’s Conditions in the MENA

Marie Simone Saadeh

GBV in the MENA Region

Lynn Malaeb

Struggles of Arab Women

Lynn Malaeb

Gender Based Violence

Khalil Fanous

Female Genital Mutilation

Karime Al Kharsa & Rahaf Fouani

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