Farah Abdurahman describes herself as a connector, creative and passionate facilitator who grew up all over Cape Town. She recently graduated with an Honours in Social Policy and Management from the University of Cape Town.

Together with her partner, she founded F&M Crafts, an online handmade jewellery store – specializing in personalized beaded jewellery and convenes and facilitates a youth programme called #YouthArise, which aims to equip youth with the necessary skills and connections needed to change their lives and their respective communities. She has also co-founded a media company, Four.More Media, focused on creating content that will help individuals, community organisations and small businesses tell their own stories.

Farah was the project coordinator in the University of Cape Town’s Orientation department and has also hosted discussions, on radio and other platforms, that focuses on individuals sharing their journeys for learning and connection

Farah’s passions lie in the development of others and she believes that finding purpose through and understanding your own story is central to amplifying your impact on society.