Ayman Mhanna

Ayman Mhanna

Executive Director of Samir Kassir Foundation – SKeyes Center for Media and Cultural Freedom. Extensive experience working in Lebanon, Amman, Palestine and Syria.

Rachel Locke

Rachel Locke

Senior Policy Advisor and independent consultant. Specialist in violence, conflict, fragile states and peace-building.

Clare Castillejo

Clare Castillejo

Research Associate and independent consultant. Specialist in governance, rights and gender in fragile states. 15 years of research and policy analysis. Extensive field experience in Asia, Africa and MENA.

Finn Reske-Nielsen

Finn Reske-Nielsen

Vice-Chairman of the regional chapter of the Danish UN Association, lecturer and consultant. Former Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations. Extensive experience working for the UN in Asia, Africa, Middle-East, America and Europe.

Joachim Theis

Joachim Theis

Child protection consultant. Thirty years of experience working in child protection, development and humanitarian relief in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific.