Nawal Al-Soufi
Nawal Al-Soufi

Nawal al-Soufi won the UAE β€˜Arab Hope Maker’ prize in 2017 and was awarded 1 million AED. She was rewarded for her passion and dedication to helping refugees. She arranged rescue missions for Syrian refugees fleeing across the Mediterranean Sea. She was also selected as one of the 2018 Muslim Persons of the Year for the 500 Most Influential publication.

Source of Influence: Social Issues

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