Suswa among top influential Arab figures [Archives:2005/838/Local News]

May 2 2005

News Week magazine nominated 43 male and female personalities from the Arab world as people influencing public life in a variety of ways.

Among the nominees is Yemeni Minister of Human Rights Amat al-Aleem al-Suswa who has been doing its best to improve the situation of Yemeni women. She adopted woman issues in throughout her multi-dimensional career starting with her work as a Sana'a TV announcer, to her position as a first assistant deputy for Ministry and Information and lastly her high-ranking position as the first Arab woman Minister of Human Rights which is still assuming up until the present day.