Yasmina Benslimane

DMI Advisory Group Member (Morocco)

Yasmina Benslimane is an award-winning Moroccan feminist activist, consultant, and women’s empowerment coach with deep roots in North Africa and the Middle East. As the founder of Politics4Her, she champions political participation and representation for young women in Global Majority countries, with a focus on climate justice, forced migration, gender-based violence, and peacebuilding.

Yasmina also co-founded SWANA Climate Sirens, advocating for indigenous and decolonial youth-led feminism in the climate movement. Her extensive recognition includes being featured on international platforms like HuffPost, Al Jazeera, and BBC, and speaking at institutions such as the United Nations.

Yasmina has earned numerous accolades, including being named one of BBC’s 100 Most Influential and Inspiring Women of 2023, Forbes 30 Under 30, MADRE Champion, and Top 100 Under 40 Most Influential People of African Descent in 2024.

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