“Saudi Women: Status, Outlook, and Roadmap” Reagan Fascell Democracy Fellow: Oct 2014 - Feb 2015

Mr. Rami Soud is vice president and director of international relations at the HIKAYA Center for Civil Society Development in Amman, Jordan. He is also director of the SMOW Center for Youth Thought, and has over five years of experience in project management and strategic planning in youth and community development initiatives. He has led a number of trainings on topics such as coalition building and youth empowerment, and recently assisted in the establishment of a community radio for youth in the MENA region. During his fellowship, Mr. Soud is organizing a number of online discussions on youth movements and will explore how youth can best contribute to democracy promotion.