Mayss Al Zoubi has more than 15 years’ experience delivering youth-focused international development programs. From running initial needs assessments to designing and delivering training courses, Al Zoubi has delivered a wide range of capacity building initiatives to children and adults living across the Middle East. Al Zoubi started working at Chemonics International in 2015, and today leads Injaz’s Technical Department.
Exposure to violent and radical ISIS ideologies has damaged Syrian children’s mental health. In areas touched by violent extremism, transforming classrooms into mental health positive spaces that deliver psychosocial support can kick-start the healing process.