Muhammad Kamal is a research assistant at DAWN, where he works on human rights protections in Egypt and across the region.
Kamal has first-hand experience dealing with human rights violations in Egypt as he was a former detainee and political activist. Previously, Kamal was a former member of the political bureau of the April 6 Youth Movement in Egypt and a former spokesman for the movement.
Currently, he serves as a member of the political bureau of the Egyptian National Front. One of Kamal's professional interests is the poor conditions of political prisoners in Egypt.