ARC announces Executive Committee 2017

Advocating the Rights of Children (ARC) is pleased to announce the election of new members to the Executive Committee for 2017, following the vacancies announced on the ARC website on 15 January and 10 February 2017. Lua Shaheer, Hawwa Shazra and Hassan Shazil, who have continued to be active members and volunteers of the organization were elected unanimously to the Executive Committee.

The Executive Committee also elected Mariyam Rafeeu as the new Executive Director. Mariyam Rafeeu has been an active member of the organization since its inception and has been a member of the Executive Committee since July 2016.

At the meeting Muruthala Moosa who was previously serving as the Secretary-General, was elected as ARC’s new Managing-Director. Lua Shaheer was appointed as Secretary-General, while Hassan Shazil was appointed as Treasurer.

The new composition of the Executive Committee is as follows:

Mariyam Rafeeu, Executive Director

Muruthala Moosa, Managing-Director

Lua Shaheer, Secretary-General

Hassan Shazil, Treasurer

Shifa Abdul Hannan, Director & Co-founder

Zeena Zahid, Director

Hawwa Shazra, Director


Eman Hussein, Special Member & Co-founder