Yahya Alaous

Syrian Journalist & Refugee

Yahya Alaous

Syrian Journalist & Refugee

Biography

We will have a video address of Yahya Alaous during our conference.

Syrian Journalist, 42 years old, based in Berlin since April 2015, spent two years in prison after writing critical articles on human rights and corruption in Syria, in 2004 after been released, involved in women’s rights issues as an editor in chief in a weekly online magazine. He has many searches on civil society and women’s rights in Syria. In 2011 upon the Syrian uprising, participated in the peaceful demonstrations and in the relief of refugee inside Syria. Currently he is working for the Germany’s leading daily Financial newspaper Handelsblatt.