Issam Adwan

Issam, 25, lives in Rafah (the southern-most city in the Gaza Strip). He earned a bachelor's degree in English language education and a master's in translation and interpretation. Issam works as a freelance journalist and online translator. He began investing his time in writing during Israel's second (2012) war on Gaza, when he also volunteered as a photographer.  He joined We Are Not Numbers in May 2018.