Zainab Al-Suwaij

Iraqi American activist, Co-Founder & Executive Director American Islamic Congress

Zainab Al-Suwaij is a prominent activist and advocate for human rights, democracy, and women’s empowerment. She co-founded and serves as the Executive Director of the American Islamic Congress, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting tolerance, interfaith dialogue, and understanding among Muslims and people of other faiths. Al-Suwaij has been actively involved in promoting social change and empowerment, particularly in relation to women’s rights and education. Her work has garnered international recognition, and she continues to be a respected figure in the fight for equality and justice.