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Ramallah-Nisaa FM- Do you know Ethel Payne, Khadija Ismayilova and Veronica Guerin? They're 3 of the top 10 fearless women journalists in history. In this list, we look at the bravest, boldest women in journalism, including both writers and photojournalists. Ethel Payne In a career that spanned over decades, Ethel Payne achieved...

Ramallah-Nisaa FM- These trailblazers have sustained their brands in the region despite the COVID-19 pandemic   Iraqi-American Huda Kattan, who was named amongst America’s Richest Self-Made Women 2019 by Forbes with a fortune estimated at $610 million, tops the list again this year. She launched a beauty blog in 2010 and...

Egyptian female students at the Higher Institute of Cinema conducted a survey over the past two weeks on sexual harassment at the institute, revealing that 56.7% of 157 students suffered from sexual harassment. According to the survey, 30.9% were subjected to online harassment, while 63.9% were subjected to verbal harassment and other...

What do Germany, Taiwan and New Zealand have in common? Strong leaders, widely applauded for doing an exceptional job in how they responded to the current coronavirus crisis. Strong leaders who took the temperature – literally – of their nations and showed empathy and decisiveness. Strong leaders who prioritised swift action...

Tunisia- Nisaa FM-Tunisia women cyclists challenge gender norms. Breaking gender norms According to a report by AFP, bicycling has made recent inroads in the Tunisian capital, with women leading the peloton to achieve greater mobility and break gender norms as the coronavirus pandemic boosts the two-wheeled trend. SHE power Every...

Saudi Arabia- Nisaa FM- A Saudi court has issued an “historic” ruling in a legal case that will give women the right to live and travel freely within the kingdom without the permission of their guardian. The judgement, which will be seen as another milestone in Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman’s reformation of the conservative...

Suadi Arabia- Nisaa FM- The empowerment and economic inclusion of Saudi women are necessary steps for the creation of a more productive society that supports improved economic growth. This was the conclusion of a discussion on Wednesday hosted by the G20’s women’s engagement group, W20. The virtual meeting of the group, which...

lebanon-Nissa FM- The "Covid 19" crisis provides the opportunity for Arab countries to turn family violence from a private family affair into a public issue. Domestic violence is back on the radar in the public spheres across MENA due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As such, this crisis could serve as an opportunity to...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - On Tuesday the 3th of June, Nisaa FM implemented the first radio episode under the program “Qarib” in cooperation with the French Agency for Media Development and the French Agency for Development. The project includes the production of four radio spots and ten radio episodes within “Qarib”...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM - While the world may have been caught off guard by the size and ramifications of the COVID-19 crisis, it should be prepared to respond to the increased risks to the wellbeing and safety of children and women. Violence against children and violence against women are widespread globally and intrinsically linked, sharing...