Hayat Mirshad

Executive Director

Hayat Mirshad is a Lebanese feminist activist, journalist, trainer and communications and advocacy expert. Unapologetic and uncompromising, Hayat’s mission is to ensure girls and women have access to justice, information, protection and human rights. She was ranked among BBC’s 100 most inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2020.
Hayat is a co-founder and executive director at Fe-Male, Editor in Chief of Sharika wa Laken feminist platform, Feminist Advisory Board member at Care International, Board of trustees member at Takatoat feminist collective-Jordan, and former Head of communications and campaigning at the Lebanese Women Democratic Gathering- RDFL.