Soulafa Al-Abbasi

Director of Immigration & Diversity Fusion Halifax

Soulafa Al-Abbasi

Soulafa Al-Abbasi
Director of Immigration & Diversity Fusion Halifax

Soulafa Al-Abbasi is a Syrian-born Canadian citizen who has lived in Halifax since 2003. She is a published author and graduate of Dalhousie University's Master of Development Economics program.

Soulafa wears many hats. In addition to her job as Employment Specialist at Immigrant Settlement and Integration Services, Soulafa is also the Director of Immigration and Diversity at FUSION Halifax and the Passages to Canada Atlantic Region Youth Ambassador.

She loves Love (with a capital L), Nina Simone, balloons, swings, outdoor pools, colour, marzipan, and ice cream -- in that order.  Her first name means “the best sip of ancient wine” in Arabic.