What is your degree/studying?
Biomedical Technology / Master
Where do you come from?
I come from Damascus.
What is your position in IDC?
I am a facilitator.
Why did you join IDC?
Because dialogue is a powerful process of listening, learning, understanding and being aware of the differences without having to give up one’s identity. It is about breaking out of one’s own bubble and explore perspectives and point of views.
Why is dialogue important for you?
Communicating with each other for the sole purpose of seeking understanding is a powerful tool for initiating social change and leads to a better coexistence. Talking to each other, acknowledging our differences and respecting them, initiate openness, equality and humanity.
What is your favorite quote?
“People fail to get along because they fear each other. They fear each other because they don’t know each other. They don’t know each other because they haven’t communicated with each other.
What is the message you want to spread?
Communicating and Understanding instead of Judging and Stereotyping.