With a hand in both international affairs and the media field, Dina is a young Egyptian positioning herself on a path to help lead her country forward. She works as a freelance journalist and filmmaker. Dina honed her communication skills working with television networks including the National Geographic Channel and PBS. She wishes to produce documentaries revealing life in the Middle East and North Africa region from the perspective of both an Easterner and a woman.
Dina works to increase awareness and developmental funding to marginalized communities in Egypt. Her history in the developmental field includes partnering with the Alexandria Regional Center for Women’s Development, the Egyptian Youth Atelier and UN Women.
Dina holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs with a concentration in Contemporary Culture Studies and a minor in Journalism and Mass Communications.