Ashoka Fellow
Fellow Since 2015
    This description of Saed Karzoun's work was prepared when Saed Karzoun was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2015.
    Saed is shifting the mindset of communities in the Levant region of the Arab World from focusing on short term survival issues, to thinking for the long term for the general community prosperity. Saed is creating a movement where citizens can have a more active role in public life. He is promoting freedom of expression and mobilizing citizens to demand their rights to access to information from decision makers.
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