In memory of Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim, Sudanese activist and human rights campaigner

Sudan's first female politician and human rights activist Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim, winner of the Ibn Rushd Prize for Freedom of Thought 2006 (source: Ibn Rushd Fund for Freedom of Thought)

Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim, the fiery activist who became the first female MP in Sudan and campaigned tirelessly for women’s rights died in London on 12 August 2017.