March 13, 2018

2018 International Women’s Day – UN Women

This International Women’s Day, UN Women celebrates the rural and urban activists who have transformed the lives of women around the world. From grassroots campaigns to […]
March 13, 2018

Parmi les Quatorze Portraits de Femmes Extraordinaires par L’Initiative “Pionnières” du collectif Mercoeur

Aujourd’hui, le collectif Mercoeur inaugure son Initiative « Pionnières« , une série de quatorze portraits réalisés par autant de rédactrices et de rédacteurs bénévoles, désireux de contribuer à […]
February 18, 2018

Creating platforms for women and youth to be heard

Meet Aya Chebbi, Pan-African feminist activist creating platforms for women and youth to be heard When asked about her vision for a world where gender equality […]
January 26, 2018

My Experience with Y-PHEM

by: Maroi Ech-Charkaouy On the 16th of August 2017, I received an email from Aya Chebbi, whom I admired her work and activism for quite some […]
January 18, 2018

Aya Chebbi says Tunisia protests are “spontaneous”

 TRT World spoke to Tunis-based blogger and activist Aya Chebbi who said the protests are “organic and spontaneous” and that arresting demonstrators may not solve […]
December 21, 2017

Trust: The Fight to Win It Back

7,000 young Tunisians have joined Daesh1 in Syria, constituting the largest foreign fighters’ group to date (The Soufan Group, 2015). My 22-year-old cousin could have been among […]
December 18, 2017

How To Challenge The Power Of Middle-Aged Men

How do younger generations go about challenging the power centres of middle-aged men? Through active citizenship, international activist Aya Chebbi suggests. Last year, the list of […]
November 25, 2017

How can we use our voice more effectively?

Take young people as an example. Last year I researched youth radicalisation, carrying out a comparative study between Al-Shabaab’s recruitment in Kenya and Daesh’s recruitment in Tunisia. […]