Nobel Peace Prize laureate Ouided Bouchamaoui:
"No culture of peace if the voice of women is not heard"
Born in 1961, Ms. Bouchamaoui is a Tunisian businesswoman who since 2011 has been leader of the Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA).
As leader of the organization she took from 2013 part in Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet which led the latter organization to receive the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize.
The French news magazine Jeune Afrique has identified her as
one of the Top 25 Business Women in Africa.