Fatma Arikoglu

As a communication scientist Fatma Arikoglu (°1983) is since 2010 staff member/researcher in a feminist non-profit organization in Brussels committed to the empowerment and emancipation of women and girls from ethnic minorities in Belgium. Beside doing ethnographic participatory action researches on topics such as asylum and migration, intimate (partner) relations, experiences of women of color on the labor market, in education etc, Fatma organizes trainings and workshops on intersectionality. She regularly publishes columns and educational articles on feminisms, racism and intersectionality for Diggitmagazine.com and other alternative online media. With her work Fatma aims to introduce an intersectional perspective into various fields of civil society, including the women's movement, minority movements, education, labor market, social and welfare fields etc.