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Rouba Mhaissen

Dr Rouba Mhaissen is an economist, activist and development practitioner, who works on development issues in the MENA region, particularly forced migration and the Syrian refugee crisis. She is the founder and director of Sawa Foundation (UK), and Sawa for Development and Aid (Lebanon), both Civil Society Organisations working with Syrian refugees on an integrated approach to development.

War & Conflict

Five years on, we must seize sliver of hope for Syria

We could finally be witnessing a real turning point in Syria's bloody catastrophe.