Zainab Salbi

Zainab Salbi

Zainab Salbi is an author, women's rights activist, humanitarian, social entrepreneur, and media commentator who is the founder and former CEO of Washington-based Women for Women International. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Zainab Salbi has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 509 views per program. Most common tag: Gender Issues.

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Founder and CEO, Women for Women International c. January 1, 1993 - c. December 31, 2011 Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Public Perceptions of Islam and Muslims

    Public Perceptions of Islam and Muslims

    Panelists talked about the attitudes and perceptions surrounding Islam and Muslims arounds the world. Topics included how to properly…

  • <em>If You Knew Me You Would Care</em>

    If You Knew Me You Would Care

    Zainab Salbi talked about her book, If You Knew Me You Would Care, in which she profiles women who have lived through war…

  • Women in the World Summit

    Women in the World Summit

    At an annual Women in the World summit, participants talked about gender equality and women’s concerns around the world.…

  • <em>Between Two Worlds: Escape from Tyranny</em>

    Between Two Worlds: Escape from Tyranny

    Ms. Salbi spoke about her memoir Between Two Worlds: Escape From Tyranny: Growing Up in the Shadow of Saddam, published by Gotham. She told…

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