Ms. Tunisa Matsedik-Qira
Ms. Tunisa Matsedik-Qira was the president of the Vancouver Uyghur Cultural Society between 2007-2009. In addition to her role as Deputy Director at Campaign for Uyghurs, she is also a Board Member and Uyghur Women Counsellor at the East Turkistan Association of Canada. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and Mandarin from Kashgar Teachers University of East Turkistan. Moreover, she graduated the Nursing program at Vancouver Community College and is currently working as a nurse.