Maha Hilal
  • Female
  • United States
  • Student, Consultant
Share on Facebook
Share Twitter

Maha Hilal's Friends

  • SAmer Mohamed Ibrahim Al-fasees
  • Diana Salman
  • Katie Sizemore
  • Kristina Lugo
  • Moamen Abu nada
  • Mohammed AL-Samawi
  • Janani R Thapa
  • Dr. Khudadad
  • Ayesha
  • Fitsum Zerue
  • Eliana Jimeno
  • Raquel S Davenport
  • Erinn King
  • Med

Maha Hilal's Page

Latest Activity

Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Gender Specialist, UN Women, Switzerland
7 hours ago
Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Resource: Toolkit for Promoting Empathy in School, Ashoka
7 hours ago
Maha Hilal posted discussions
14 hours ago
Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Representative, UN Women, Khartoum, Sudan
17 hours ago
Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Program Coordinator, Open Society International Migration Initiative, Open Society Foundations, London
Maha Hilal posted discussions
Mary Kaviamu Jack liked Maha Hilal's discussion Apply Now: Asia Pacific Youth Forum and Training Workshop 2014, ICIMOD
Maha Hilal and Ayesha are now friends
Mohd. Abdul Saeed Khan liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Assistant Director, Search for Common Ground, New York
Mohd. Abdul Saeed Khan liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Deputy Director General, Nigeria TV Project, Equal Access Nigeria, Northern Nigeria
Mohd. Abdul Saeed Khan liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Consultancy Communications Manager, Institute for Peace and Security, Addis Ababa
Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Big Week Coordinator, Search for Common Ground, Washington, D.C.
Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Contest: Humankind Photo Contest, Mercy Corps
Craig Zelizer liked Maha Hilal's discussion Job: Assistant Director, Search for Common Ground, Washington, D.C.
Maha Hilal posted discussions
Chikezie Emmanuel Uzuegbunam replied to Maha Hilal's discussion New Guide: SOCIAL MEDIA GUIDE FOR CSOS, USAID
"Quite a useful guide. I just finished writing a Masters thesis about how young people can use social media to advocate for change in society"

Profile Information

Please feel free to provide a short bio about yourself or the work of your organization (no more than 3 paragraphs)
I am a PhD candidate in Justice, Law, and Society at American University.
Please indicate if you're joining PCDN as an individual or organization (please mark the appropriate category)
individual (student), individual (professional)
Please list the countries and/or regions in which you (or your organization) have direct and significant expertise
Middle East
What is your current country of residence (or location of your organization)?
United States
What is your current job (and organization) and/or where and what field are you studying?
Student, Consultant
How many years professional experience do you have ?
Which Languages do you speak Proficiently? (note we can not list all languages, only some major world languages or ones related to conflict regions)
Which are your primary sectoral areas of expertise (or the primary sectoral areas of your organization) ?
Human Rights
Which are your primary skills areas(or the primary skill areas of your organization)?
Advocacy, Capacity Building, Fundraising, Research, Qualitative Skills
What are some of your current areas of research (if any)?
Muslim Americans.

Maha Hilal's Blog

Screaming in Silence: On Changing the Prevailing Practice of Torture

Posted on July 1, 2014 at 2:42am 0 Comments

"Our national honor is stained by the indignity and inhumane treatment these men received from their captors... After years of disclosures by government investigations, media accounts, and reports from human rights organizations, there is no longer any doubt as to whether the…


Guide to Civic Education

Posted on June 23, 2014 at 12:07pm 4 Comments

Civic Education Resource Guide

Are you a member with experience or interest in the field of civic education?  If so, please share your knowledge and thoughts with us! 

Resource Guide Summary: 

This guide will provide readers with an overview of the purpose of civic education, different definitions of civic education, and what makes civic education effective.  The…


From the Physical to the Virtual: Navigating NGOs in New Spaces

Posted on June 13, 2014 at 1:19pm 1 Comment

With new technologies readily available, there has been a rise in virtual NGOs.  Navigating the space in which such NGOs exist was the topic of one of the Interaction 2014 Forums. 

Several different ideas were discussed in this workshop and among those that I found to be most interesting, was that of membership.  Specifically, the workshop touched on the changes in defining membership, where in the past, members were those who simply donated money. …


Making Change-A Multichannel Approach and the Inclusion of Marginalized Voices

Posted on June 12, 2014 at 3:28pm 0 Comments

How can we be global change makers?  Interaction Forum 2014 presents many interesting responses to this question.  One particularly interesting session this morning  that sought to answer this question was a workshop titled “Social Change Anytime Everywhere:  Best Practices to Build a Multichannel Campaign Plan,” with speakers Allyson Kapin, Co-Founder of the Rad Campaign and Amy Sample Ward, CEO of NTEN.  This session was based on their book titled…


Comment Wall (3 comments)

You need to be a member of Peace and Collaborative Development Network to add comments!

Join Peace and Collaborative Development Network

At 7:19am on April 25, 2013, Mujeebulhasan Minhas said…

 Maha Hilal Excellent work , done good about her field .

At 12:20pm on October 1, 2012, Gilda Parrella said…

Thank you for the info about the Baltimore Conference.  Can you provide a link for registration information and costs? 

At 8:32pm on May 20, 2012, Waheed Ahmad said…

Dear Colleague,   



I have the honor to inform you that the undersigned has been nominated as a Coordinator Juveniles and Minority cell of Punjab Bar Council.



The Punjab Bar Council came into being as a result of the promulgation of the Legal Practitioners and Bar Councils Act, 1973 (Act XXXV of 1973). The Council commenced functioning with effect from 1st January 1974.


The Punjab Bar Council consists of the Advocate-General of the Province, as Ex-officio Chairman and the Members elected by the Advocates across the Province.


Five years, beginning on the first day of January of the year. The elections are held, so as to conclude on or before the thirtieth day of November in the year in which the term of the Bar Council expires, and the Members elected by the Advocates.


I would like to invite any local or international NGO’s to visit us or to arrange any event on Juveniles and Minorities issues in Bar Council and if possible, please include my email on your mailing list and let me know of your upcoming trainings/workshop/conference on Juveniles and minorities issues by your organization.


Looking forward to hearing from you!



 With best regards,




Waheed Ahmad

Advocate High Court

Coordinator Juvenile and Minorities Cell

Legal Aid Commissioner International Criminal Court (ICC)

Cell#                0092-333-4639652       


Sponsored Link

Please Pay What You Can to Support PCDN

Please consider Paying What You Can to help PCDN grow. We encourage you to consider any amount from $1 and up. Read the SUPPORT page prior to making a payment to see PCDN's impact and how your payment will help.

Sponsored Link

Translate This Page


PCDN Guidelines and Share Pages

By using this site you're agreeing to the terms of use as outlined in the community guidelines (in particular PCDN is an open network indexed by Google and users should review the privacy options). Please note individual requests for funding or jobs are NOT permitted on the network.

Click BELOW to share site resources Bookmark and Share
or Share on LINKEDIN




© 2014   Created by Craig Zelizer.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service