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In pictures: Women are taking activist roles in Egypt
Dr Mona Mina

Dr Mona Mina is head of an organization called Doctors Without Rights. It is a protest movement aimed at improving the low wages doctors receive. The average salary is 250 Egyptian pounds - about 25 pounds sterling a month. Dr Mina is Coptic Christian. Although most of the doctors in her organisation are Muslim, her courage in standing up to the government has won her widespread respect, including from doctors who back the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood.
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