Raad Rahman hails from Bangladesh via way of the Indian Himalayas. As a writer, Raad draws on her extensive experience as a children’s rights and communications expert. She has lived and worked in six countries across three continents. Raad’s writing regularly appears in international media outlets, including UNICEF, Global Voices Online, and Al Jazeera. Raad is the founder and publisher of popular blog Wonder Sonder, She has authored two novels, Framed Butterflies (2005), and Behind Closed Doors (2002), and is currently at work on her third novel. Her work has been translated into five languages. In 2013 Harvard’s Kennedy School named her as an Emerging Leader, in recognition of her innovative approaches to addressing human rights issues worldwide.