Sabin Muzaffar

Sabin Muzaffar is the Founder & Executive Editor of – a globally respected, new media and development platform creating inclusive conversations in the digital realm focusing gender equality, diversity & empowerment. Two of Ananke’s flagship events The Girl Summit and Women In Literature Festival are Sabin’s brainchild.


During the second quarter of 2022, she launched a separate platform – Ananke’s Women in Literature Foundation (AnankeWLF) – striving to initiate inclusive conversation about publishing in the Global South, a small attempt at democratizing the literary landscape.


Possessing 24+ years of experience in print and digital media, her past roles, apart from editorial, include being a UN Women’s Empower Women Global Champion for Women’s Economic Empowerment and a mentor as well as Cherie Blair Foundation Mentor. She has mentored and trained 70+ girls globally focusing digital media, online advocacy and communication. Under her guidance, Ananke has been nominated twice by the World Summit on Information Society Prizes (2019 & 2020) & is currently a Commitment Maker for the Actions Coalition, Generation Equality. Sabin was also among the 20 journalists selected from the EMEA region for London School of Economics, JournalismAI + Google News Initiative Program, AI Academy for Small Newsrooms. Sabin has had the privilege of speaking at global events and leading universities including Cambridge and London School of Economics focusing on women in tech, inclusion, GBV, gender equality and economic empowerment.