Extremely Together Young Leader Fatima Zaman spoke recently at the BBC’s Annual Nelson Mandela Lecture Series, where she discussed her local experiences and how we can all actively counter violent extremism and live more Extremely Together.
Fatima Zaman, 25 years old, the United Kingdom (UK). As a civil servant in the UK, Fatima has led policy work relating to violent extremism, terrorism and faith-related matters. She also leads a CVE roadshow in schools across the country. Fatima has a keen interest in counter-narratives that seek to dispel and discredit the harmful narratives employed by extremists.