Sowt Team

Basant Samhout

Assistant Producer

Basant is a multimedia journalist with a passion for storytelling and public advocacy. She is interested in understanding and analyzing social issues, politics, and international relations. Alongside Sowt, Basant is a freelance reporter-researcher for the Cairo Review of Global Affairs. She earned her Bachelor’s degree(s) in Political Science and Multimedia Journalism at the American University in Cairo in 2020.