shatha

Sana'a, Yemen

Shatha Al-Harazi is a social media activist and a political and human rights journalist. During the Arab Spring, Shatha reported from the front lines for a number of international news sources. Pointed and fearless in her critiques,
It’s no surprise that Shatha has become an intrepid reporter. As a university student, after publishing an article about professors sexually harassing students, she was forced to change her major from journalism to public relations. Still, in 2009, she graduated as the top student with honors. A teacher in the Faculty of Mass Communication at the University of Sana’a, she is recognized in Yemen — and throughout the region — as a bold advocate for the truth.
She is also the chairperson of a political initiative called "Inclusion" the promotes transparency, Minatory and Participation .