169. Saadya El Wafy (Ashoka Fellow, Saudi Arabia)

 

Saadya El Wafy is promoting development in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in squatter areas that are often ignored. Braving beatings and social ostracism, she convenes stakeholders in a framework of civil district councils and empowers communities to alleviate poverty.

http://www.ashoka.org/fellow/4381

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