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Casually popular in Myanmar. Here’s the proof: Celebrity Video.
Aside from viral music videos, here’s a bit more about Sophie:
Founder and Managing Director of Books Unbound, a social enterprise providing informal, community-driven education solutions for refugee communities. Specializes in curriculum development and content creation, with expertise in cross-cultural communication and a focus on marginalized populations.
Extensive experience traveling and researching the Rohingya refugee crisis across 6 countries / 19 cities to document and understand the Rohingya diaspora. Lived and worked in Thailand and Bangladesh, building out education-related projects for Burmese migrants & Rohingya refugees. Traveled & worked in places such as Myanmar, Malaysia, Ecuador, Spain, Colombia, Nepal, Greece, among others.
An advocate for female entrepreneurs and huge proponent for gap years and alternative education for post-high school students. Experienced female solo traveler across Asia, Africa, and Europe.
The Rohingya Diaspora
Who are the Rohingya? What’s their story? Elaboration on the history, personal connections, stories of families, in-field reporting of the situation in the refugee camps. A personal and highly informal presentation from 7 years of in-field research.
How Books Unbound Began
What’s the story behind Books Unbound? How did it start with the Rohingya people? Highlighting upon personal experiences as a female entrepreneur starting and managing Books Unbound.
Why education through cartoonization? Sharing about the development of contextualized, informal learning in marginalized communities.