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Marika Sosnowski

Marika Sosnowski is an Australian-qualified lawyer and a Research Fellow at the German Institute for Global and Area Studies in Hamburg. Her primary research interests are in the fields of critical security studies, complex political order, local/rebel governance, and legal...

Fadi Nicholas Nassar

Fadi Nicholas Nassar is an Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at the Lebanese American University. His research focuses on international humanitarian and relief interventions in conflict settings, popular uprisings and social movements, and Lebanese and Middle Eastern...

Andrew Restieri

Andrew Restieri is a Digital Engagement Intern at TIMEP. He recently moved to Washington, D.C. to get his M.A. in Communication from Johns Hopkins University. Previously, he worked in the entertainment industry in New York City, having worked in production...

Rahaf Safi

Rahaf Safi is a human rights and humanitarian practitioner. She was previously based in the MENA region, primarily working on the Syria humanitarian response with international and local non-governmental and civil society organizations, and continues to work with conflict-affected communities in...

Linda Bergauer

Linda Bergauer is a human rights practitioner who works on the protection and promotion of civil and political rights in the MENA region and on legal issues pertaining to the support of asylum seekers in Switzerland. She is currently a...

Bachar El-Halabi

Bachar El-Halabi, LLM is a Lebanese activist and the senior Geopolitical Analyst for the Middle East and North Africa at ClipperData Analytics, NYC. His published work focuses on Lebanese politics and regional geopolitical-related developments. He is the author of Human...

Mostafa Fouad

Mostafa Fouad is an Egyptian human rights lawyer and a legal researcher at Columbia University-NYC within the project Global Freedom of Expression. His published research includes work on the Egyptian Protest Law, Media Law, the interference of executive authorities in...

Sana Mustafa

Sana Mustafa is the Director of Partnerships and Engagement at Asylum Access, where she leads fundraising and partnership initiatives bringing together RLOs and powerful refugee response institutions, including the RefugeesLead Campaign. and The Resourcing Refugee Leadership Initiative  After fleeing war...

Mona Shtaya

Mona Shtaya is a digital rights defender working in the Arab region. She is currently the Local Advocacy Manager at 7amleh- the Arab Center for the Advancement of Social Media, she joined 7amleh in 2017 as an advisory board member....

Sarah Ludwick

Sarah Ludwick is a Legal & Policy Intern at TIMEP. She is currently pursuing her J.D. at Georgetown University Law Center. Prior to attending Georgetown, she spent two years in Beirut, Lebanon while studying for her M.A. at the American University of...