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Programme Coordinator WE4L Lebanon - & Project Coordinator Sexual Rights & Diversity Lebanon

Mira Bouchmouny is a socialist feminist living in Beirut Lebanon who studied International  Relations and Gender Studies at the University of New South Wales in Australia. She grew up in Sydney, before moving permanently to Lebanon in 2013. She has worked previously for Basmeh & Zeitooneh, Aktis, and the Danish Refugee Council. She has written for Al Manshour on the role of trade unions in addressing the demands of women workers, for Sawt al Niswa on the experiences of organising the International Women’s Day March in Lebanon, and for Sayaran on the Lebanese parliamentary election, regarding the experiences of female and youth voters. She is currently part of Space27 a feminist space that is part of the feminist bloc in Lebanon. When she is not organising her main goal is to become famous on Instagram, an unrealistic goal given her minimal online presence.