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Hend Nasiri wins safety and security competition for violence against women

National Yemen

Hend Nasiri

Asma al-Mohattwari

Hend Nasiri, Yemeni blogger and activist, has won a safety and security competition for violence against women. The award ceremony was at the Cairo Center for Development and Human Rights.

The Cairo Center granted five awards for Egyptian journalists, and two for other Arab journalists, that went to Moroccan journalist and also Nasiri. The awards were based on the subject of freeing suffering Yemen, in which ten different scenarios were discussed that reflect the unfortunate situation facing Yemeni women.

Nasri was granted the award on the basis of a decision by the Special Jury for the Safety and Security Competition.