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Feb 17

Israa Nasir, Co-founder of Ammi Service and a Therapist

By Anam Abdulla | Stories , The Advocates for Socio-Economic Change , The Health and Lifestyle Proponents , Uncategorized

Israa Nasir is a Pakistani-Canadian, who grew up in Saudi Arabia, and moved to Toronto when she was 13.  As a result, she has a really strong understanding of blended cultures and identities. As a therapist, she’s most interested in issues of identity and how they influence the decisions we make. She is a strong advocate for women’s issues […]

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Jan 05

Video: Nazish Hussain, Founder of Secret Stash

By Anam Abdulla | Stories , The Business Savvy , The Creatives

Nazish Hussain is the founder of Secret Stash, Pakistan’s first online marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of mid to high end designer clothes and accessories. Prior to starting Secret Stash, Nazish worked at Unilever within marketing. Nazish grew up in Karachi, attended George Washington University in Washington, DC for her bachelors and moved back to Pakistan a […]

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