Fadoua Bouali

Women Win Fellow Fadoua Bouali is a writer, activist and advocate who is working to give a voice to Moroccan women in the Netherlands and to promote understanding of issues facing Muslim women. Fadoua is a believer in sport as a strategy for empowering women and girls. Through her writing and activism, she has spread awareness in the Dutch society of the impact of such sport programs for girls and women. Fadoua is the author of three books; Bevrijd door Allah (Freed Through Allah, 2006), Had ik maar Frans gestudeerd (Had I Studied French, 2007), and Terugkeer: Een Jaar in Morocco (Going Back: A Year in Morocco, 2008), which highlights sport and physical activity as an empowerment strategy for girls and women.