Dr Rewan Youssif

Programme Officer - Egypt

Dr Rewan Youssif holds a Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery from Alexandria University. Rewan currently serves as the Girl Generation, she also the representative of the youth constituency on the All In Leadership Group to End Adolescents’ AIDS. Rewan brings to The Girl Generation experience in project management; as well as professional experience in the field of Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV/ AIDS. In addition, she has experience working in a multi-cultural environment with people from diverse backgrounds and having lived in the United States, Africa and Asia.

Rewan has held several positions in NGOs contributing to national, regional and global initiatives. She is a committed advocate for the rights of women and young people – doing so by engaging with governments, UN Agencies and within her own country. She has also conducted awareness-raising campaigns and training sessions targeting women, young people, Arab and African female Refugees talking about Sexual and Gender Based Violence including Sexual Harassment, Domestic Abuse, Early Marriage, Female Genital Mutilation and Sexual Violence.