Mozn Hassan

Egypt

Mozn is a board member and Egypt advisor for Global Fund for Women and the founder and Executive Director of Nazra for Feminist Studies. Nazra aims to build an Egyptian feminist movement, believing that feminism and gender are political and social issues affecting freedom and development in all societies. Nazra aims to mainstream these values in both public and private spheres. Mozn is also member of political and social coalitions which aim to defend Egyptian human rights defenders, especially females and enhancing human rights values in Egypt. In 2013 Global Fund for Women honored Mozn with a Charlotte Bunch Human Rights Defender Award, for her bold, passionate actions on behalf of women in Egypt and around the world.