Founé Diawara

Founé is an intern and ONSIDE Fellow at Women Win and she works on ONSIDE MENA and ONSIDE GAMING.

Founé is co-president of Les Hijabeuses in Paris, where she oversees external communications and the overall representation of the organisation. Les Hijabeuses are fighting against discriminatory rules, prohibiting women wearing the Hijab from playing soccer during official games. Her area of expertise is centred around the emancipation of predominantly Muslim women through sports and advocating for the normalization of hijabs on the playing field.

Founé has a lot of personal experience with several sports and is majoring in Political Humanities and Human Rights & Humanitarian Action at university with a decolonial feminist lens.