#ShiftThePower Platform Coordinator
Born in Jerusalem, Rasha graduated with honors from Birzeit University in 2011 majoring in Journalism with a minor in Sociology. Rasha’s experience includes working at the Department of Public Information at the United Nations in New York City, as well as with the German Development Organization GIZ, consulting for Water Union Service Providers, and coordinating a children’s choir project for Edward Said National Conservatory of Music. She did voluntary work at Passion Works Studio in Ohio, for people with developmental disability. In 2015, she earned a master’s degree in Communication and Development, from the Center for International studies at Ohio University through a MEROL Scholarship. She aims at using her skills to influence positive social changes in Palestine, as well as effectively working on changing the negative stereotypes often associated with Palestinians. In her free time, Rasha enjoys photography, hiking, singing, playing flute, composing music, and doing sports.
Rasha is the Communication and Resource Mobilization Officer at the Dalia Association in Palestine, but in 2021 will be working with the GFCF around the development of a #ShiftThePower platform.