Asha Hagi Elmi

Asha Hagi Elmi

A member of Somalia’s transitional parliament, Asha Hagi Elmi has long worked to bring peace to her country and a voice to its women. When women were excluded from the peace process in Somalia, Ms. Elmi united them across clan lines under the Sixth Clan, a women’s network she chairs, to demand a voice in […]

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Ilwad Elman

Ilwad Elman

Ilwad Elman is a Somali-Canadian social activist and the Director of Programs and Development at the Elman Peace and Human Rights Center in Somalia. In 2014, she was appointed Ambassador to Somalia for Youth to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, an organization founded by the youth delegates to the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence […]

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