Maryam AlKhawaja is a Bahraini HRD & Co-Director of the GCHR. In Bahrain she played an instrumental role in the '11 protests. Despite exile she is a leading voice for human rights in the Gulf region.
Beirut 2015, Representative of an HRO@maryamalkhawajagc4hr.org
Operations and project manager at Visualizing Impact. Currently working on projects such as Onlinecensorship.org, Threatened Voices, and FRAME Life magazine. AMENDS global fellow.
Beirut 2015, Mentor@jesscribingvisualizingimpact.org
Sarah is a digital communications strategist with a focus on human rights, gender, and international policies. She is a lead trainer on data-driven storytelling and part of the growth team at Silk.co.
Beirut 2015, Mentor@sa0unsilk.co
Texas-born, London-based graphic designer with a focus on influential and pertinent data visualizations.
London 2014, Designer
Beirut 2015, Designer@isabelbgbeardisabelbeard.com
I'm a developer and digital projects manager with the Frontline Club and Frontline Freelance Register. I produce interactives for the Web and I freelance in news.
Beirut 2015, Developer@hey_benjaminradiocontrolled.github.io
Infodesigner & Chief Visual Storyteller at Background Stories, an infodesign consultancy that translates complex systems & metrics into clear visuals to help non-experts understand sustainability.
London 2014, Designer@ABirtbackgroundstories.com
Alice Corona is an Italian data-driven storyteller and researcher, interested in civic tech and digital rights. She's now a data journalism lead at the web publishing platform Silk.co (Amsterdam, NL).
Beirut 2015, Mentor@alice_coronaalice-corona.nl
Amr Eleraqi is an Egyptian journalist experienced in data journalism and information design. In 2012, Amr founded infotimes.org the first infographic website in the Middle East.
Beirut 2015, Researcher@aeleraqiinfotimes.org
Lobna El Gammal
Lobna has contributed engineering & research competence to social contexts at: University of Toronto, Toronto District School Board, and in Egypt: PwC's CSR, Tahrir Academy & Chemonics.
Beirut 2015, ResearcherLinkedIn Profile
Visual designer with a particular interest in communication design as a tool in approaching, understanding, and communicating complexity. Currently working for Fjord.
London 2014, Designer@giuliofagiolinigiuliofagiolini.com
UX Designer & Development Leader at Small Media action lab, a non-profit that creates digital research, training and advocacy to support the work of civil society actors in at-risk communities.
London 2014, Developer@choisuxsmallmedia.org.uk
Founder of data visualization studio Pitch Interactive, co-organizer of the Eyeo Festival, technologist, futurologist, data artist, traveler, marveler of the world, provocateur.
Beirut 2015, Mentor@wesleygrubbspitchinteractive.com
Freelance researcher, writer, and visual content editor with a passion for storytelling via information graphics and data visualizations (formerly, the Art Research Editor at National Geographic).
London 2014, Researcher
Beirut 2015, Mentor@amandahobbs427athcreative.com
Shilka is a multidisciplinary designer interested in typography, data visualisations and motion graphics. She holds a BSc in multimedia design is currently working for The Delma institute.
Beirut 2015, Designer@k_shilkadelma.io
I am a graphic designer originally from Tunisia. I work with different kind of businesses from America and Europe. I recognize the power of keeping visual designs clean, neat and sometimes edgy.
Beirut 2015, Designerfigure-out.net
I'm a friendly front-end web developer specialising in data visualisation and an advocate of open data.
Beirut 2015, Developer@ChaficNchaficn.com
"Design is my conviction and my religion." Maral strongly believes that design has the potential to make important and relevant topics accessible and understandable.
London 2014, Mentor@maralllomonoment.io
Researcher specialising in data visualisation and information design. Skills: research techniques, data analysis, storytelling and copywriting. Clients include: BBC, Quartz, Information is Beautiful.
London 2014, Mentor@miriamquickmiriamquick.com
Human rights officer at the GCHR focusing on Capacity Building, Advocacy & Research. Based in Beirut where she is a social & political activist working in the field of humanitarian assistance & human rights.
Beirut 2015, Representative of an HRO@Elsa_Saadegc4hr.org
I work now as a CEO at @S3Geeks in Upper Egypt, and I've been working as a Researcher in the human rights field in Egypt for 3 years.
Beirut 2015, Representative of an HRO@semary011anhri.net
Beirut 2015, Developer@_lrlnagithub.com/lrlna
I'm a designer with particular interest for data visualisation, UX/UI and graphic design and I'm the co-founder of Calibro, a design studio focused on tailored data driven research and projects.
Beirut 2015, Designer@giorgiouboldicalib.ro
Ainsley is a designer living in San Francisco. She is interested in creating immersive experiences with digital interfaces, music, and visuals.
Beirut 2015, Designer@ainsleywagonainsleywagoner.com