Soumia Alloui is an Editor, Reporter and TV News presenter working for the State run Arabic language, Algerian TV for the past Nine years. After being a presenter for several years, she is now also responsible for editing and completion of documentaries on political topics, national and international issues. Much of her work is focus on youth and human rights issues. She has been working on sensitive stories. It is for this reason that Soumia works very close with youth organizations in Algeria including the Scout organization, which enables her to work closely on issues on the ground and relate them in her media work. Soumia is also a Journalist at EMAJMagazine, the Euro Mediterranean Academy for Young Journalist, available in English on line. The magazine is a result of positive intercultural dialogues which aim to correct misunderstanding and prejudice for a better world. She has taken part in other UNAOC programs including “Breaking out Stereotypes and misconceptions to build bridges among peoples and communities” in Malta as well as UNAOC PLURAL+ program, a youth video festival. Soumia is completing her Master thesis in Science of Information and Communication from Algiers’s University.
Main Pillar: Media
Areas of Expertise: Journalism and New Media Technologies
Country of Origin: Algeria
City of Residency: Algiers, Algeria