Pakistani entrepreneur Sadia Bashir was featured as a ‘Global Gaming Citizen’ at the Facebook Game Awards on Thursday.
Facebook Gaming teamed up with The Game Awards for a special presentation. The aim was to look for stories on how games have helped build communities.
AAANNDDD THISSSS ISSS MEEEE ON THE GAME AWARDSSSS!!!! So honoured to be featured as a Global Gaming Citizen at such big platform! Thanks Facebook Gaming!#thegameawards #Gamedev #PixelArtGamesAcademy #Pakistan #GlobalGamingCitizen #FacebookGaming pic.twitter.com/4Rf1R1DD6N
— Sadia Bashir (@Sadia_Bashir1) December 7, 2018
She is the co-founder 0f Pixel Art Games Academy.
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Bashir has been featured on the Forbes’ 30 Under 30 2018 list too. The description says that Bashir had a passion for video games.
She started her enterprise with the aim to “bridge the gap between industry demand and education by providing training in video game development and recruitment opportunities.”