Tue 01 Mar 2011 12:21 PM
Fatima Shawqi

Fatima Shawqi

Industry: Culture & Society

Company: Al Tajdeed Cultural and Social Society

Designation: Researcher

Country: Bahrain/Bahrain

Occupation: Researcher

As a researcher at the Al Tajdeed Culturual and Social Society in Bahrain, Fatima Shawqi works to examine the Koran and explain its teachings to a wider audience.

In addition, Shawqi is involved in a number of humanitarian causes, including the Bahraini chapter of the Women’s Association for Human Development and the Environmental Citizenship Program of Bahrain.As part of her work with the Woman’s Association, Shawqi has initiated ground breaking efforts in educating kindergarten aged children about the importance of the environment in Bahrain.