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Atikah Amalina
@thetudungtraveller

Passionate about living a mindful and purposeful life, Atikah seeks to inspire others to live a life focusing on purpose, authenticity, and giving back to society. Through her blog www.thetudungtraveller.com and Instagram account, she is on a journey to write the story of the human spirit, particularly from her lens as a Malay/Muslim woman. Consistently finding ways to give back to the world while providing opportunities for others to do so as well, she founded Rainbows for Batam and the Rainbow Bake Sale, social volunteer projects for young adults that include charity bake sales and trips to orphanages in Indonesia. She is also actively giving voice and agency to women in Singapore, and encouraging young women to pursue a career in tech, serving as the Vice-President of The Codette Project. In addition to that, she is an English and Literature teacher at a local secondary school, where she seeks to inspire her kids to be better humans.