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Maha Akeel

Maha Akeel is director of Social and Family Affairs at the Jeddah-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)

Twitter: @MahaAkeel1

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Virus crisis a wakeup call for all of us

It’s microscopic, fast and mysterious; an invisible, sneaky enemy that does not differentiate between old and young, rich and poor, strong and weak, whoever and wherever they may be. It does not believe in borders, it simply relies on the human touch.

March 25, 2020

Women front and center in Saudi Arabia’s transformation

A recent international report praised Saudi Arabia for the measures it has taken in the past two years toward empowering women.

February 23, 2020