Zainab Awaad

Media for Peace Programmes Coordinator

Zainab joined Generations for Peace in September 2021 as Programmes Coordinator. In her role she is mainly responsible for supporting the implememtation of Media for Peace II programme. She also works closely with MEAL and communications department to ensure the flow of high quality information as needed.

Prior to joining GFP, Zainab worked with Oxfam in the media department and supported in the coordination and coverage of activities and events. She also worked with Elerment Organization as a Content Writer in education platforms for 9 monthes, where she was responsible for designing creative and interactive content for schools in UEA. In addition, she worked as a freelancer for several newspapers and organisations such as Al-Ghad newspepar, Sawt Al-Balad and Jounralists for Human Rights Organisation. She joined GFP aiming to gain experience in the NGOs sector.

Originally from Jordan, Zainab holds a master’s degree in Journalism and New Media from Jordan Media Institute and a bachelor’s in Information and Office Management from Al-Hussain Bin Tala Unviersity

Zainab is proud to have helped drop-out children return to school.

In her spare time Zainab enjoys hiking and learning piano.