Gender Expert and Author
Sana Afouaiz is an award-winning, gender expert, women advocate, and public speaker on global feminism and women issues in the MENA region. She is the author of “Invisible Women of the Middle East”. She was also heavily involved in SDGs discussions, she helped drafting several resolutions and recommendations on gender. In 2015, she established Womenpreneur Organisation, a community of 10,000 across 20 countries. Through her work, Sana reached thousands of women and convened over 20 global events across different countries. In recognition of her achievements, Sana was named influential woman by the World Bank. She was also nominated among SE100 most inspiring Social Innovators in the World by Social Enablers, she was awarded Ashoka Changemaker Award, and she was named Influential female entrepreneur by Knowing Arabia, Watching Arabia and among 5 most inspiring and talented women by Moustacho.