Secretary of General Association of Syrians in Europe
Born in 1948 in Damascus. He came to Poland in 1968 in order to begin his studies at the Faculty of Economics and Sociology of the University of Łódź. Already at that time he worked in associations that gathered foreign students. Today, he works actively in the movement of Syrian migrants in Poland and Europe. He is the founder of the Polish-Syrian Friendship Society, Association of Syrians in Poland and the General Association of Syrians in Europe. He is also a secretary of the two former organizations. He resides in Łódź where he lives his personal and professional life. He actively cooperates with foundations who support refugees, tolerance and integrity. He translated into Arabic language i.a. Powitalnik, a publication containing the basic info about Poland for refugees’ children.