"Being and perceiving myself to be of the people and not official, an envoy though not a diplomat, I exercised my option for directness and honesty." - Hanan Ashrawi







Involvement University of Birzeit Other Groups MIFTAH    

Political Involvement

Dr. Hanan Ashrawi has been actively involved in many different political and human rights groups. Many organizations with which she has been involved have held human rights and justice throughout the nation-building process of Palestine as high priorities. Her work has also sought to provide clear, accurate information about the daily life of Palestinians to the world.

Dr. Ashrawi has authored several works, been involved in educational institutions, and founded and lead several organizations which aim to help with the development of Palestine as a nation. Presently, she continues her political work and travels to speak about her work and the situation in Palestine.