Fatima, born as a stateless Palestinian refugee, came to the unceded land of the Coast Salish peoples over 15 years ago. She completed her studies in Political Science and Social Justice in Education at SFU. Fatima has a deep passion for social justice and organizing with racialized migrant communities. She has been working with and engaging newcomers for several years through her involvement with Diversecity Community Resources Society, Umoja Operation Compassion Society, and World University Services of Canada. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her five sisters, two cats, and too many nephews and nieces to count.