Souhayr Belhassen
#166985 Overall Influence

Souhayr Belhassen

Tunisian journalist and human rights activist


Why is this person notable and influential?

Souhayr Belhassen is a Tunisian human rights activist and journalist. She has served as the President of the International Federation for Human Rights based in Paris since April 26, 2007. Belhassen is a vocal critic of former Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, who was ousted during the 2010–2011 Tunisian protests, calling the former government’s crackdown on protesters “a massacre.”

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Tunis University

University in Tunisia

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Sciences Po
Sciences Po

Prestigious French university based in Paris

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#1408 World Rank
Political Science
#16937 World Rank