Shyrine Ziadeh (Born in Jerusalem) is the founder of Ramallah ballet Center-dance school launched in Palestine in 2011 and also Co-founder of the recent initiative entitled: Wasla Dance Platform founded in Paris in July 2020. She studied Business administration at Birziet university (2006-2010) followed by several certificate workshops in business & communication in political organizations (Sweden 2016). Shyrine is an alumni and a member of both ASHOKA network (changemakerexchange) , and the Swedish Institute. She is an active member of the International Dance Council (CID) at UNESCO and a special speaker of Tedx 2016. In 2014, Shyrine worked with the Middle East Partnership Iniative (MEPI) as a project coordinator for documenting successful and challenging stories in Palestine. Recently, she studied her Master’s in Choreomundus – International master in Dance Knowledge, Practice, and Heritage(2017- 2019), in parallel with her commitment as Director of the Ramallah Ballet Center in Palestine . Her dissertation and fieldwork are a continuation of her Empower Through Movement (ETM) initiative. She completed her master’s degree with a thesis related to : « The power of dabkeh as an intangible heritage for Syrian refugees » .