Abeer Wakid

SAWT Fellow 2022-2023 (Yemen)

Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Public Law

Independent Yemeni journalist and human rights activist working with various media platforms and agencies, most notably Agence France-Presse. She has been advocating for women and youth issues since 2013. She is specialized in security issues and peace journalism since the outbreak of the Yemen war and active in international forums since 2018. She is a member of several networks, including the Peace Journalism Platform, the Humanitarian Press Network, the Women Solidarity Network, and the Yemeni Data Journalists Network, and she is a founding member of the Yemeni Female Media Forum to Support Women’s Causes.