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Yasamin A.

Project Manager/Consultant Researcher at Institute of Development Studies (IDS)/Centre for International Education (CIE) University of Sussex, UK Human Rights NGOs, German Research Institutes

Doctoral DegreeUniversity of Sussex

United Kingdom


I recently completed my PhD in the field of Education for Human Rights, Civic Engagement and Peace, which builds on my native familiarity with the Middle Eastern context as well as extensive professional background in human rights in Iran, Lebanon and Egypt, as well as the UK and Germany. In addition to education I am also have expertise in protection of the Rights of the Child as well as gender and sexual minorities in the Middle East. I have worked in the United Nation's Children's Fund, Iran, British and German higher education/research institutes and human rights NGOs based in the UK. I am a professional who combines strong analytical abilities with hands-on experience in policy formulation. I am an independent thinker who can work with minimum supervision but also support team work. I am an effective communicator with Farsi (native), Arabic (working) and English (professional).


  • education
  • research & development
  • human rights
  • development
  • civil society
  • iran
  • lebanon
  • egypt
  • germany
  • pakistan
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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