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Mariam Abuadas

Editor, digital content creator, and project director. I spend my time managing community, gender equality, and women driven projects throughout the Middle East, both in the field and within digital spaces.

As a co-founder of the Jordan-based women NGO Tatawor, I spent over a decade advancing projects focused on advocacy, gender equality, women’s rights, and economic empowerment, working at a grassroots level to provide local communities the tools to create a change in the governance mode and decision making mechanisms. I am also the co-founder of

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Latest posts by Mariam Abuadas

From death in Syria to quarantine in Madrid

In Madrid, freedom is forbidden for your protection, and in Syria, the deprivation of freedom is designed to make you die a thousand deaths.

In northern Syria, COVID-19 worsens an already dramatic humanitarian crisis

Despite the looming threat of COVID-19, military escalation has re-started in the form of a proxy war in Idlib, leaving peaceful civilians in ever-greater danger.

In Assad-controlled Syria, the official narrative is ‘no COVID-19 cases’

In order to maintain a facade of control, the Assad regime does whatever it takes to deny the presence of COVID-19 in the territories it controls.

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