Nasser Weddady

Oslo Freedom Forum Strategic Advisor

A strategist with expert knowledge of the Arab World, Muslim Affairs, and Africa combined with years of strategic planning, public diplomacy, advocacy and networking. Identified as one of the top 5 influencers during the 2011 Arab uprisings by the Atlantic Magazine, Voted “Best Person To Follow – Arabic” in Deutsch Welle’s Best of Blogs Awards in 2013, and Selected as among “100 Most Powerful Arabs Under 40” by the Arabian Business Magazine, 2015.

Weddady is co-author of the Pelgrave McMillan “Arab Spring Dreams: The Next Generation Speaks Out for Freedom and Justice from North Africa to Iran” and has been published in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, The Daily Beast and has appeared on various International media outlet: BBC, CNN, France24, MSNBC, Fox news,