Amira Yahyaoui

Founder, Al Bawsala

Amira Yahyaoui is the founder of Al Bawsala; a human rights NGO that monitors the Tunisian constituent assembly. Under Ben Ali's regime Amira was activist in the anti-censorship and freedom of expression movement. She won Vital Voices Global Trailblazer award and is considered by Arabian Business Magazine as one of the most influential Arab women.