Co-Founder and Director
“Is there a people more resilient than Syrians? They have faced chemical weapons attacks, barrel bombs, massacres, unspeakable torture, starvation sieges, and more…yet at every opportunity, they declare their loyalty to the revolution for freedom, dignity, and equality.“
Rafif Jouejati is the co-founder and Director of FREE-Syria. A management consultant by profession, she joined the Syrian revolution in 2011. She is involved with several organizations, such as the Local Coordination Committees in Syria (LCC), The Day After Project, and Baytna-Syria . Rafif is also active in the Syrian women’s movement and advanced a charter demanding 50% representation of women in every aspect of Syria’s governance. She upholds a commitment to women’s equality as an integral part of human rights.