Yanar Mohammed

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Iraq, Activist

Yanar Mohammed (born 1960) is a prominent Iraqi feminist who was born in Baghdad. She is a co-founder and the director of the Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq, and serves as the editor of the newspaper Al-Mousawat (Equality). She is one of the most prominent women's rights campaigners in Iraq, and received the Gruber Prize for Women's Rights in 2008, as well as Norway's Rafto Prize in 2016.

Also known as Founder

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