Safaa holds master’s degrees in Architecture in Morocco, and in Urban studies (4cities). Safaa is currently completing a joint PhD in Sociology and Criminology at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, exploring the profiling of undocumented migrants in public spaces of Brussels and Toronto. Her research interests vary from migration topics, surveillance, gender equality, race and ethnicity, social justice and urban uprisings.
Intersectionality, urban planning, everyday racism, gender mainstreaming.
Ethnic profiling of refugees and migrants in Brussels