Nora Lester Murad
Writer of fiction and commentary in Jerusalem, Palestine
Nora Lester Murad, PhD, is a writer in Jerusalem, Palestine. Her blog, The View From My Window in Palestine (www.noralestermurad.com) covers international aid, development, community philanthropy and daily life under military occupation. She volunteers with Aid Watch Palestine (www.aidwatch.ps), a new initiative that invites Palestinians and aid actors to work together to make aid accountable. Nora is a Policy Member of Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network and was a co-founder of Dalia Association (www.dalia.ps), Palestine's first community foundation.