Why Beirut?

I was on the TechWomen trip to Jordan, but why was I in Beirut? Last fall, my Mom mentored and worked with Adla Chantila, who is the Director of Finance and Information Technology at the Al-Mukasad Foundation. The Al-Mukasad foundation is an Islamic charity based in Beirut that runs schools, hospitals, a publishing company and many other positive […]

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Preventing human trafficking through economic empowerment

While I was in Jordan on the TechWomen trip I heard from a number of organizations working to widen different sections of the Jordanian economic pipeline. Injaz, which helps school children and college students learn entrepreneurial and office skills, Oasis500 which helps entrepreneurs get their start-ups off the ground, TechWomen itself, helping professional women in […]

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