Alaa is an Egyptian TV and radio presenter who has worked for a number of Arabic satellite TV channels. She has also worked as a journalist for various websites including Al Jazeera and Anadolu agency. She has taken part in training with Al Jazeera, the Foreign Policy Journal and Women's Nobel Initiative and has more than 15 years of experience in the field. She now offers training to others, including voice coaching, editing and presenting.
Her project at the Reuters Institute will focus on creating a platform for refugee journalists to share their stories