Honey Thaljieh

Co-founder and Captain of Palestinian Women’s National Football Team, Champion for Peace

As Co-founder and first ever captain of the Palestinian Women’s National Football Team Honey is an advocate for the transformational power of sport to break social and political barriers. She is recognised as a Champion for Peace by the organization, Peace and Sport, and serves as an ambassador for several pro-social sports organizations benefiting thousands of girls and boys throughout the Middle East and beyond.

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Honey Thaljieh

Honey Thaljieh

Co-founder and Captain of Palestinian Women’s National Football Team, Champion for Peace

As Co-founder and first ever captain of the Palestinian Women’s National Football Team Honey is an advocate for the transformational power of sport to break social and political barriers. She is recognised as a Champion for Peace by the organization, Peace and Sport, and serves as an ambassador for several pro-social sports organizations benefiting thousands of girls and boys throughout the Middle East and beyond.