Suhad Babaa

Executive Director, Just Vision

Region(s): Middle East
Country of focus: Palestine, State of
Based in Washington

Suhad Babaa (@smbabaa) is the Executive Director at Just Vision, an organization dedicated to increasing the power and reach of Palestinian and Israeli grassroots leaders working to end the occupation and build a future of freedom, dignity and equality for all.

Suhad is the co-director of the award-winning Hebrew-language news site, Local Call, which Just Vision co-publishes and executive produced the acclaimed feature-length documentary, Naila and the Uprising. She has addressed dozens of audiences at venues including the White House, United Nations General Assembly, Harvard University and community centers across the US. Suhad previously served as Just Vision’s Director of Programming, overseeing their outreach efforts across the United States, Israel, and the Occupied Palestinian Territories. She has been an integral member of the impact campaigns around the critically-acclaimed film, Budrus, and Peabody award-winning documentary, My Neighbourhood.

Suhad is a Council on Foreign Relations Term Member, Global Shaper with the World Economic Forum and Princeton Emerging Leader.