Lina Chawaf
executive manager
Rozana for Media


Lina Chawaf is the executive manager of Rozana for Media, Paris, France since June 2013. She co-founded Rozana Radio to be the voice of all Syrians. Rozana is supported by many European organizations and operates in Paris, Gaziantep and Syria. Lina has over 25 years of experience in journalism, broadcasting, management and production. Lina also works as media consultant with IMS and as a trainer for journalists. In 2017 she was elected to the Board of Directors of CMFE (Community Media Forum Europe). Lina is a defender of human rights, women’s rights and freedom of expression through media. Rozana was one of the winners of the 2018 Reporters without Borders press freedom award.