Ghada Shahbender

Ghada Shahbender is a founding member of Shayfeencom (“We Are Watching You”), an Egyptian popular monitoring movement, and was active in the organization from 2005-2008. She was next a member of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights from 2008 to 2013. Currently, Ms. Shahbender sits on the Board of Trustees of Mosireen, where she has served since 2011. As a leading human rights defender, Ms. Shahbender maintains strong and favorable grassroots connections with various revolutionary movements and rights activists in Egypt and the broader Middle East.