Abir Sarras is a journalist and researcher working at RNW Media. She is the co-founder and coordinator of the Matters Arabic website “Al Hob Thaqafa” which provides young people in the Arab world scientific and reliable information about their sexual health and rights. Abir directs content strategy, as well as coordinating Al-Hubb Thaqafa network of writers, contributors, and partners, and overseas social media and marketing campaigns. Abir grew up in Palestine. She is married, and mother of two children. Abir holds an MA in Social Studies from the University of Amsterdam and is a graduate of mass communcation and journalism from Goshen College, Indiana.