Fatma Medhi

Fatma Medhi is a member of the Frente POLISARIO's negotiation delegation in the UN-led peace process and the vice president of Women Advancement for Economic and Leadership Empowerment in Africa. She is also the former secretary-general of the National Union of Sharawi Women and a long-time nonviolent activist and advocate for women's empowerment.
November 5, 2019 
A stunning policy reversal by the United States regarding Western Sahara occurred last week, but it didn’t make many headlines. What happened? When the United Nations Security Council adopted a new resolution on Western Sahara, renewing the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission —Minurso — there for another 12 months, the action meant America’s …

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