Amal al-Makki is an independent journalist interested in human rights. She has worked with a number of Tunisian media, including Hikayat Online, Radio Kalima and Tunisian TV, as well as foreign media such as The Guardian. She is also an information and communication consultant for a number of civil society organizations. This year, Amal produced her first short documentary, "Moush Wakto", which focused on the reality of individual freedoms in Tunisia. She also completed her first investigation with ARIJ, which revealed the Tunisian Ministry of the Interior's violation of human rights by using an illegal border procedure that prevented thousands of Tunisians from traveling abroad. Amal al-Mekki is the first Tunisian journalist to win a case against the Ministry of the Interior regarding access to information.