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Benaz Batrawi

Member since 23.09.2017



Presentation of research activity or teaching

Benaz Batrawi has been the Director of MediaNet since 2004, where she works in media consultation, training, research, and production. She has 17 years of practical experience in broadcast journalism, communication, and socio-cultural development. She previously worked for six years (1996-2002) for Al-Quds Educational TV in the Institute of Modern Media (IMM) at Al Quds University as a TV producer, program manager, and gender and media expert. Ms. Batrawi also teaches media courses at IMM, including Mass Media and Society Development and Media Outlets Management. She holds a master’s degree in mass communication from the University of Leicester in the UK and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Bier Ziet University.

Working themes

Education / Professional training
Civil and political rights
Types of Violence

Geographical sphere of activity


Populations targeted by research

Young political female leaders, female candidates for local municipalities, students, young journalists (females, and males), and mid career professionals.

Specific years of work experience in gender equality


Project on gender equality and women's rights

Free Lance Consultant, Gender and Media Department at Modern Media Institute, for “Women’s Empowerment Project”. With Ministry of Women’s Affairs.2003; Jury Member for TV International Award (Women Building Peace) in International Association for women in Radio and TV 32nd biennial conference in Nairobi 2007; Preparing a 5-year strategy for youth program targeting Ramallah marginalized villages, and Gaza Strip 2009; Producer: 5-min documentary film about UN Security Council Resolution 1325 and Palestinian women 2009; Producer/project manager, Al Quds Educational TV and Ford Foundation. Twelve TV episodes promoting gender and development issues 2002; Trainer for gender and media training project for Women, Media and Development Organization, 2005-7.


Address : Ramallah, 9999 ,Palestinian Authority
Telephone : 00970599207675
Adress email :

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

The Libyan Network to Support and Empower Women
Right and Democracy Organization
Brunella Mariani
Association Tazghart
Ministry of Women , Family and Children
Association Anaout pour la femme et l'enfant
Ibsar Association for the Culture and Leisure of blind and visually handicapped people
The Association of Women and Community for Comprehensive Development in Tiba
Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Mediterranean Network against Trafficking Women (MNATW)
Nahda Association
Ibn Battuta Foundation
Why Me for Women’s Rights
Moroccan Association for Human Rights (AMDH)
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
El Watan
Strane Straniere
Seed of Peace - Oran
Morgan Sigl Fertilhanges
Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action
Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers
Association Entrelle Marrakech-Safi
Organization of Backing Liberal and Social Development (OBLSD)
Jordan Sisterhood is Global Institute (SIGI)
The Union of Feminist Action
Mouwatinet Association
Journalists Without Borders (JWB)
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
AWSA-Be, Arab Women's Solidarity Association-Belgium
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Jazeera Media Network
Women'  s Alliance for Virtual Exchange (WAVE)
Sawt Nssâ
Ecole Supérieure des Arts Visuels de Marrakech

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