Hajer speaks to the meaning of ‘Extremely Together’ and the need to support grassroots activists countering extremism across the globe.
Hajer Sharief, 25 years old, Libya. As a human rights advocate and the co-founder of “Together we build it”, Hajer promotes the participation of women and youth in peacebuilding efforts in Libya. She was selected by the UN Secretary-General to serve as a member of the Advisory Group of Experts for the Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security mandated by UNSCR 2250. Hajer is also one of the twelve UN Women Champions on Women, Peace, Security and Human Rights.