Egyptian Journalist, Essen, Germany
Doaa Soliman is an Egyptian journalist specializing in social, economic and political affairs. She studied journalism at Cairo University, before joining The Egyptian Gazette, the oldest English-language newspaper in the Middle East. She was one of the reporters covering the popular uprising in Egypt in January 2011.Soliman pays special attention to developmental issues, democratization and youth empowerment and has been a volunteer in a number of projects under these themes. She is now studying for her Master’s degree in development and governance in Duisburg-Essen University, Germany.