Senatorial candidate Samira Gutoc will be answering your questions in a reddit ‘AMA’ (Ask Me Anything) this Monday, May 6 at around 7 p.m. (PHT).
A civic leader and journalist, Gutoc is an active environment, women’s rights, and peace advocate. She served as a member of the Regional Legislative Assembly for the ARMM Government, was the former Mindanao coordinator of the Young Moro Professionals Network (YMPN), and is a convenor of the Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy.
In 2010, she was named as one of 500 Most Influential Muslims by Georgetown University’s Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding.
Gutoc earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Master’s degree in International Studies at the University of the Philippines Diliman. She also has a Law degree from the Arellano School of Law and has received a fellowship from the Oxford Center for Islamic Studies.