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Sonia Ben Ali

Sonia Ben Ali

Social Innovator, Co-Founder and CEO at URBAN REFUGEES

http://www.urban-refugees.org/

Sonia Ben Ali is the Founding Director of the non-profit URBAN REFUGEES (www.urban-refugees.org). Sonia started working with refugees and IDPs in 2007 in Bogota (Colombia) with a local NGO. She then worked on refugee protection programs in Casamance (Senegal), in a refugee camp of the Palestinian Territories and in Beirut (Lebanon) with both NGOs and UN agencies. Sonia holds a Master’s degree in Humanitarian Affairs from the French Institute of Political Sciences of Bordeaux. She is an Ashoka Fellow and a Ted X speaker. She was a finalist of the Echoing Green Fellowship in 2016 and was awarded the prize of social innovator by Deloitte Australia and social entrepreneur of the year 2014 by ShoeString.


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