Youth For Women Foundation has successfuly led a National Advocacy Campaign on Domestic Violence, that mobilized stakeholders for enacting a sustainable policy change for thousands of rural women and girls natiownide though advocacy programs for youth, a training conference for religious leaders, dialogues with goverment representatives, partnerships with local civil society actors, and educational campaigns for hundreds of rural women on the GBV policy in the country read more.
Youth For Women Foundation has been a leading champion in fostering healthcare services and initiatives especially digital health, sexual and reproductive health rights, and Gender-based violence services for marginalized and rural communities. The foundation is working to partner with global institutions and UN Agencies to build the largest Digital Health partnership for the rural world, driving life changing regional and global movements towards Digital Health, GBV, and SRHR services for the vulnerable women and girls in rural Iraq, India, and other territories our teams based in read more.
Youth For Women Foundation has partnered with the International Republican Institute to execute a community-level project on resilience to disinformation on the Covid-19 infodemic and prior to the Iraqi National Elections, through initiating an advocacy program for 75 youth, and 15 virtual awareness campaigns targeting hundrends of marginalized youth and women. The Foundation is also partenring with global tech institutions like Microsoft and the Internet Society to strengthen national-level digital and media literacy programs, and provide affordable broadband access to isolated and remote societies with no community network read more.
Nojus Saad (he/him) is the president & CEO of Youth For Women Foundation (YFW) who specializes in making corporate decisions, managing overall operations and resources of the organization, overseeing implementation of advocacy strategies, and maintaining communication with key stakeholders. Nojus is the Vice Chair of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) at the World Health Organization read more.
Parina (She/Her) is a finance professional, with over 10 years of experience in public and private industry sectors. She holds a CPA licensure and her work has spanned across a variety of organizations, including early stage startups to publicly traded corporations Read More.
Francoise (she/her) is a mother of 4 kids from 3 to 14 years old and she has an experience of more than 10 years breastfeeding. As an academic background, she holds a first degree in life sciences as well as a Bachelor in computational linguistics and a MASTER in communication and new technologies. She started working in digital (machine translation, text mining, natural language search engines) for 10 years and then worked within Danone com during 15 years read more.
Human Resources Professional
Courtney (She/Her) is an HR expert with over 10 years expertise in Human Resource Management, Courtney is passionate about her work and committed to inspiring those around her to be their best. Having gained significant experience in multiple industries. Courtney is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Business Analysis Read More.
Passionate Diversity, Equity and Inclusion professional with 7+years related experience in organizational development and training and supervision of staff. A graduate from Columbia University with an MPH in Health Policy and Management and have an healthcare innovation certificate from MIT-Harvard read more.
Adri (she/her), is a graduate student pursuing her Master of Arts in Political Science & International Relations at San Diego State University (SDSU) in California. She has experience working in local politics, human rights, and education, and is passionate about empowering women and saving the planet. She holds two degrees
Kent (He/Him) is an IT Project Manager Consultant with 4 years of Project Management experience specializing in software development and workflow planning. He attended the University of Cincinnati and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy read more.
Darya Salih (She/Her) based in northern Iraq, is a Human Resources Officer who specializes in scheduling, document writing, hiring, developing, and looking after employees. This involves managing trainings, monitoring performance, and ensuring the equality and diversity of the workplace read more.