Lilia Weslaty

Tunisia, Tunis

Lilia Weslaty works for the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), UNV project assistant coordination of freedom of expression support group and journalist too.

Lilia is a young Tunisian journalist who worked as chief editor and journalist for the award-winning independent website Nawaat. Before the fall of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, she was journaliste for Tunivisions mag ( people mag) and an active cyber-activist, posting anonymous short films online.

In 2010, she participated in the documentary Zero Silence by the Swedish director, Javeria Rizvi Kabbani, to denounce censorship in Tunisia.

Very interested in law, justice, human rights, media and social media. Now, she is working as a journalist free lancer (arte tv, aljazeera english, BBC arabic, IEMed (think tank of 'The European Institute of the Mediterranean')...

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  • Education
    • Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights