Elhossien Mahmoud is civic educator and project manager based in Cairo, Egypt. He is the founder of “My Point – Center for Human Development” which implements civic education programs for children and youths. He is also the founder of the Arabic website elsyasi.com which provides political and human rights knowledge in Arabic. Elhossien is member of the steering committee of Networking Arab Civic Education (NACE) and supports the connection of diverse civic initiatives all over the Arab world. He joined international and regional organizations for a variety of different projects, among them UNDP and their regional program ‘Responsible Arab Citizen’ in which he created the Egyptian campaign “Responsible Egyptian Citizen” for women in rural areas.