Date:   October 12, 2016

Originally from Homs, Syria, Ola’s participation in the Syrian revolution began in April 2011 when she took part in peaceful demonstrations and the provision of shelter, food and medical aid to displaced Syrians. She left the country as a political refugee in November 2013 and shortly thereafter began her work training and equipping Syrian rescue teams, training as a media and communication officer. Ola has one child, is an electronics and communications engineer, and has a passion for mathematics and algorithms.

Follow Ola: @OlaSuliman_

Learn more: www.maydayrescue.org