Farah Kanzari

Fellowship year

2017 - 2018

Field

Youth Leadership

Placement when a fellow

Project Coordinator - NAMAA Association for Development and Democracy

Current employment &/or degree seeking

Focal Point

Higher education

Bachelor's degree in Fundamental English - Faculty of Arts and Humanities of Kairouan

Current country of residence

Tunisia

Biography

Farah is 25 years old, and she specializes in fundamental English. She started her career in civil society 6 years ago. In 2016 she was selected to be a delegate of the North Africa International Model United Nations (NAIMUN) that took place at the American University in Tunisia. Two months later, she was selected to be the president of New Partnership for Africa’s Development in the African Union Model (AUM) that took place at the South Mediterranean School of Business (MSB) in Tunisia. She has held different positions in her career: she was a reporter with the International Institute of Debate, through which she received a TOT training and participated in the café-talk competition as a moderator, before becoming a project coordinator at NAMAA Association for Development and Democracy.

She has had the opportunity to work with different organizations in Tunisia where she  has worked with different stakeholders and actors, thus, being able to gain different skills in the fields of communications and community development.

She is ambitious, hard-working, able to work under pressure, and is innovative and creative. Farah believes that she has learned a lot through the ups and downs that she has experienced in her life.