Ali Cherif

Fellowship year

2015 - 2016

Field

Citizenship - Youth

Placement when a fellow

Union des Tunisiens Indépendants pour la liberté (UTIL)

Current employment &/or degree seeking

Project Coordinator

Higher education

Master degree in computer science

Current country of residence

Tunisia

Biography

Ali CHERIF, Young Tunisian activist. After his college degree in Technical Science, he completed a Master degree in computer science at the High Institute of Computer Science and Management .

In 2015, he joined UTIL and began discovering the associative world.

He got involved in supporting all aspects of civil society, including the promotion of democracy and citizenship, support of the human rights, building expertise, know how, knowledge and training capabilities especially aimed to support vulnerable youth and minorities and to help resist violent extremism and criminality.

He is a facilitator for the local municipal development program in Kairouan (Tunisian government).

“I believe that the lazord program is really valuable for those wanting to be social change actors in addition for being a great learning.”