Hiba Antoun, Lebanon
Hiba Antoun is a Pioneer with Generations For Peace and has participated in and delivered several trainings on conflict transformation, life skills, and leadership. She began volunteering at the age of 12 and has been working with DPNA since 2014.
At just 20 years old, Hiba is currently pursuing her Masters in Applied Economics, which will supplement her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. Through volunteering, she has become the leader of Jezzine Hub – a youth-led community centre that connects, empowers, and incubates youth to contribute towards the socio-economic development of Jezzine area in Lebanon. Hiba is an active leader in her community, with a passion for youth and development, youth engagement, conflict transformation, entrepreneurship, and active citizenship.
We can engage in meaningful conversations and tackle topics of concern, core values such as respect, and non-violence and human rights. In some cases, this has the power to change how you perceive certain situations in your community and helps you see the reality through a different lens.