Who Is Zaina Erhaim? Husband And Wikipedia Details Explored

Who Is Zaina Erhaim? Husband And Wikipedia Details Explored

Zaina Erhaim is a journalist and feminist who has covered the Syrian civil war from within Syria. She had won multiple awards before she was named journalist of the year in 2015.

She was recently awarded the first Annita Ausuburg Award for Rebel Woman Against War by the Women International League for Peace and Freedom.

Zaina Erhaim: Who Is She?

Zaina Erhaim is a Syrian journalist who works with international organizations from Syria, Iraq, Morocco, Libya, Lebanon, and Egypt as a communications consultant and trainer.

She has almost a decade of experience in journalism and communication. 

Erhaim was the Communications Manager at the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) and trained hundreds of people in Syria to be citizen journalists, a substantial number of women.

She established the Shams For Equity And Social Justice organization to promote gender equity and equal rights for women and LGBTQ+ people in the MENA area.

Zaina Erhaim Husband: Meet Him On Twitter And Instagram

Zaina Erhaim is married to 54 years old Mahmoud Rashwani. 

On his Twitter bio, Mahmoud has mentioned that he is a Syrian Dissident. He has also stated that reading stock and cryptography charts is one of his passions.

Mahmoud has over 1800 followers on his Twitter Handle @MahmoudRashwani. 

He doesn’t share much about his personal life on his Twitter. However, he is seen actively posting about his family and personal life on his Instagram handle @mahmoudrashwani

Mahmoud posted a beautiful picture of his family on Instagram, celebrating his 53rd birthday in May 2020. 

Another Instagram post of Zaina and Mahmoud celebrating their adorable 4-year-old daughter’s birthday in February 2020.

Zaina Erhaim Age

Zaina is 49 years old as of 2021. Erhaim was born in Idlib, Syria’s northern region.

Her age difference with her husband Mahmoud is five years.

She is also active on her Instagram Handle @Zainaerhaim1 with 4000 followers. 

“This is my personal space where I am myself. Informal and a mother most of the time and a journalist in some cases”, reads her Instagram bio.

Zaina posted a beautiful picture of herself with her daughter.

Her Wikipedia And Biography Explored

Because of her dedication and courage, Zaina now has her own Wikipedia page.

According to Zaina’s Wikipedia, she received her education in Damascus. Erhaim received a Chevening scholarship in 2011 to pursue a master’s degree in International Journalism at City, University of London, when the Syrian civil war began.

Erhaim worked as a broadcast journalist for BBC Arabic Television for a year or two before returning to Aleppo in 2013 to report on the situation there.

As the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) Syria project coordinator at the time, Erhaim also trained hundreds of citizens in journalism to report “independently” on the civil war in Syria.

She fled Syria at the end of 2015 and is now a refugee in the UK, where she works as a communications manager for IWPR.