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Sarita Mehta is a student at the University of Virginia studying politics and economics. She is currently a development intern living in Marrakech, Morocco, working at the High Atlas Foundation, a nongovernmental organization that fosters sustainable growth by means of participatory practices, focusing on women's empowerment in the Middle East and North Africa. She is researching the vehicles that allow for feminism and equality to arise in the context of Islam, among other factors.