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ABOUT 7AMLEH

7amleh – Arab Center for Social Media Advancement

7amleh is a non-profit organization aimed at enabling the Palestinian and Arab civil society to effectively utilize the tools of digital advocacy through professional capacity building, defending digital rights and building influential digital media campaigns.

7amleh focuses its projects and initiatives in three key areas:

1.Training: Working withcivil society organizations, youth, grassroots and activists to strengthen skills in new media, online campaigns, and improving their digital presence.

2.Outreach & Advocacy: Participation in forums, production of publications, and joining coalitions for the protection of digital rights as human rights, including the right to Internet access, digital safety, freedom of expression and association.

3.Campaigns: Coordinating and managing advocacy and awareness campaigns, utilizing digital resources, on various issues related to Palestinian rights.

7amleh is memeber of the following coalitions:

APC

IFEX

Board

Somaya Falah

Somaya Falah

Chairman of 7amleh board
Environmental researcher, working in the field of air pollution and Climate Changes.
she holds a bachelor’s degree B.A. in Chemistry and a B.Sc.C.Eng. in environmental engineering and master’s  of Science degree in environmental engineering from the institute of applied – Technion

Manar Makhoul

Manar Makhoul

Postdoctorat Fellow at the Minerva Center in Tel-Aviv University and lecturer at Sapir Academic College. Received his PhD in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Cambridge (2013). Hold a BA degree in International Relations, and a MA degree in Contemporary Middle Eastern Studies from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Loura Hawa

Loura Hawa

Documentary and  films producer.
Deep experience in the media, training and “coaching” human education
Partner in establishing 7amleh.
Marwa Hana

Marwa Hana

Editor, feminist and political activist, she holds a master degree in women’s and gender studies from the University of Haifa . Now she’s Working at the Women’s Peace Coalition.
Mustafa Qablawi

Mustafa Qablawi

Journalist , radio and television program announcer, as well as a number of social programs that were launched electronically. Specialist and activist in social networks.
Sawsan Zahr

Sawsan Zahr

From Haifa, specialized in human rights and constitutional law. She has been working at Adalah – the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel since 2005. She holds a BA in Law and a MA in Human Rights and Gender from the American University of Washington.
Ahmad Darawsha

Ahmad Darawsha

Student at the Institute of Applied Sciences – Technion in Haifa,  political and social activist; worked as editor at the “Arabs 48” website until 2016. Participated in research teams for  numbers of documentaries.

Audit Committee

Reem Amer

Reem Amer

Feminist and political activist from Kafr Kassem, she is public director and partner in the Women’s Peace Coalition. Previously, she worked as finance director for the same institution. Hold a financial management certificate and a BA in General History.
Rami Younis

Rami Younis

Biologist , writer ,independent journalist co-founder and organizer of the Palestinian music expo. 
Zina Adawi

Zina Adawi

Studied journalism and media, she is working as  TV producer manager since 10 years. She produced more than 40 documentary films and television programs.

Staff

Nadim Nashif

Nadim Nashif

Social Entrepreneur, has been active in the Palestinian civil society for over 20 years. Throughout his activism he co-founded and managed several organizations. Currently, he is the Executive Director of 7amleh, The Arab Center for Social Media Advancement and senior policy analyst for Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network .
Rosalin Hussary

Rosalin Hussary

Project coordinator at 7amleh. Arabic and Islamic studies , feminist and political activist.