social entrepreneurship

international aid project management

I have found social entrepreneurship to be a way of combining my studies  in International Relations and Business Management to create coherent projects where I apply my competencies within

project management / international aid project management

By synthesizing my diverse competencies to create eclectic concepts, I have initiated and completed projects within food aid, held lectures, coached young changemakers, been featured in Sweden's leading newspapers and created a profitable business within one year.


Selina Hami

1991 / 10 / 25



Company founder & owner


strategic concept development / menu / market positioning / crowdfunding campaign management / web design / food photography / social media marketing / press release

Creating and presenting plant-based dishes attractive for both vegan and non-vegan customers to encourage environmental, ethical and social changes.

aid project management / photography / social media management / documentation / lecture

Initiator & project manager


Attracting foreign and national donations of 17 thousand Euro to manage the distribution of 13 tons of food to 765 families in Damascus.


I was invited to hold lectures in social entrepreneurship in Stockholm and Amsterdam. 

Published an article about the project in 'the Stockholm Journal of International Affairs', Issue 16, 2016.

Started gathering the portraits and stories from the project in the book Portraits of Syria.

Company founder & owner


strategic concept development / menu / market positioning  / web design / food photography / social media marketing / accounting / customer relations

Using food as a means for sharing stories from the Middle East / creating a profitable company within one year / attracting press / creating new plant based dishes attracting non-vegans

through strategic branding


2016 | Nacka Kommun

Assisting the integration art project at Nacka City Culture Clash where newcomers and Swedes in the age of 14-17 got to work with urban architecture planning as a way to invite them to be a part of the development of the municipality.

Assistant project manager

Youth leader

2015 | Siggesta Gård

Operations manager

Managing the café and shop at the concept Siggesta Gård where my main tasks was to leading the employees, ordering products, daily operations- and sometimes to save a goat or catch an escaping rabbit at the farm.

2014 | Bisfront

Project manager

At this business-to-business my role was to connect companies to clients for future business opportunities within the areas of Marketing, Consulting, IT, HR and Finance. I connected my clients to people with managerial roles at H&M, IKEA, Volkswagen, Parfums Christian Dior, L'Oréal, PwC, Skanska and The Absolut Company.


2017 | Ung Företagsamhet 

Advisor for a young entrepreneur who started the company 'Runs on Veggies' as a high school project.



Stockholm University

International Relations with a focus on Marketing and Business Administration

Bachelor's level


Swedish / English / Spanish / Hungarian / Arabic


Selection of


Expressen / Livets Goda / MittiStockholm / The Local / Södermalmsnytt / Lev & Dröm / Starta & Driva / VEGO Matmagasin 




Matmagasinet VEGO, nr. 3, 2017