Meet ISPA's 2015 Regional (Middle East & Northern Africa) Fellowship Program participant Amany Abouzeid!
Tamasi performing Arts Collective
Amany Abouzeid currently holds the position of Executive Manager: Tamasi performing Arts Collective. Amany comes for an interdisciplinary background focusing on supporting the role of civil society organisations as a central backbone of social change, democracy and socio-economic development.
She worked as an Associate for UNDP Egypt, academic in the University of London, Programs Director for the Research Action & Information network for the Bodily integrity of Women, coordinator of the Human Security Section for Actionaid UK as well as a consultant for different civil society organisations and initiatives. She holds a BA in English Literature & Language, MA in Development Studies, MA in Social Anthropology.
Amany, What are the three adjectives that describe you?
Down to earth, warm & confident!
What’s your favorite city in the world?
Home is where the heart is but my 'favourite city must be shared between Cairo, Egypt.
Can you tell me the name of the life-changing performance that you either watched or participated in?
I am afraid there has not been a 'life changing' performance as such. Every performance changing something in me which thus changes my life.