Thursday, January 23, 2014

Hassan's work mentioned in ThinkAfricaPress

Zainab Hassan.jpgZainab Hassan (MPA '04) is the project director for the National Library in Mogadishu, Somalia. Her work was mentioned in a September 2013 article of the ThinkAfricaPress titled, "Home Sweet Home: Changing Times Bring Somali Diaspora Back". Zainab has been hard at work restoring Somalia's national library to provide a place for young Somalis to hang out other than the street.

Prior to moving to Mogadishu, Zainab was at Hennepin County as a cultural services coordinator and a program officer at The Minneapolis Foundation.

Read the ThinkAfricaPress article.


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