People

Ahmed Morsy

Ahmed Morsy is the Manager of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) program at the American Political Science Association (APSA), and the co-founder of the Arab Political Science Network (APSN). He received his PhD in international relations from the...

Mohamed Mandour

Mohamed Mandour is TIMEP's Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellow, with his area of focus on Egyptians in the diaspora, the challenges they face, and the opportunities for organizing in exile. He last served as an Atlas Corps Research Fellow at the...

Marie-Christine Ghreichi

Marie-Christine Ghreichi received her Master’s from Sciences Po, Paris specializing in international security with a focus on diplomacy and the Middle East region. After completing her studies in the United States where she supported a transitional justice research collaborative, she...

Emadeddin Badi

Emadeddin Badi is a researcher who specializes in governance, post-conflict stabilization, hybrid security and peace building. He has regularly provided consultancy to international organizations, agencies, and civil society organizations on programming and activities through capacity building, research and strategic planning....

Inès Osman

Inès Osman is a French-Algerian human rights lawyer and the co-founder and director of MENA Rights Group, a legal advocacy NGO which defends and promotes fundamental rights and freedoms in the Middle East and North Africa region. Prior to this,...

Habiba Abdelaal

Habiba Abdelaal is a Nonresident Fellow at TIMEP focusing on sexual and gender-based violence in Egypt. She is a program associate for the Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program at IREX focusing on coaching and mentoring a portfolio of participants, corresponding with...

Layne Emery

Layne will be graduating from George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs with an M.A. in Middle East studies focused on U.S. foreign policy. She has conducted extensive field research on constitutional law, civil society, and the political economies...

Hussein Baoumi

Hussein Baoumi is a researcher, currently working for Amnesty International as an Egypt and Libya researcher. Prior to joining Amnesty International, Hussein was Bassem Sabry Fellow with Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy in Washington D.C, an international fellow with...

Marwa Fatafta

Marwa Fatafta leads Access Now’s work on digital rights in the Middle East and North Africa region as the MENA Policy Manager. She is an advisory board member of the Palestinian digital rights organization 7amleh, and a policy analyst at...

Aymen Abderrahmen

Aymen Abderrahmen is a program coordinator within the Leadership Practice at IREX in Washington D.C. Previously, he worked with Georgetown University, the Eurasia Foundation, BBC Media Action, and Search for Common Ground. Aymen served as the TIMEP-Atlas Corps Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellow in...