Born in the RDC in 1986, half Lebanese and half-Belgian, Alicia Arbid holds a Master degree in Communication. Specialized in Media and information Management, she currently works as the Coordinator of the Arab Women’s Solidarity Association-Belgium. For close to ten years, she has been developing knowledge and expertise on women's rights with specific focus on Arab women, both immigrants and women whose families have lived in Belgium for several generations.
Passionate about photography, she carries out various projects with women such as exhibition creation, photovoice project, etc.
As a feminist militant she engages in migration and sexual education issues with a gender perspective and grassroots experiences. Therefore, she is working with local associations, creating guidelines and organizing various activities with and for migrant women to advance gender equality and to improve their position both here and in the Arab countries.