Mohammad Hasan – Executive Director

Journalist and human rights activist residing in France, studying Radio and TV in the department of Communications and Media at the Lebanese International University.
He worked as an independent journalist with multiple local and international media outlets since 2015, focusing on Syrian issues and produced and contributed to multiple investigative reports and human rights research.
He has a wide experience in documenting human rights violations since 2014, and has organised multiple media and advocacy campaigns for the internally displaced in Syria and refugees in diaspora. He also participated in founding many civil society initiatives in Lebanon and Syria.
He was member of the Steering Committee of Voices for Displaced Syrians Forum, and of many international organisations specialised in the protection of journalists and human rights defenders since 2015, notably: International Federation of Journalists, Front-Line Defenders, Reports Without Borders and Syrian Journalists Association.

A.S – Accountant

A holder of a business administration degree, and currently completing a master’s thesis in accounting and auditing at Lebanese University in Beirut. A certified accountancy expert and member of the Syndicate of Certified Public Accountants in Lebanon since 2018, Shour has worked on preparing financial reports for multiple associations, local, and international organizations.

Marielle Hayek – Program Manager

Human rights researcher with a Bachelor of Law (LLB) concentration on Public International Law from the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik in Lebanon, and after participating in an exchange programme to Leiden University in the Netherlands. She has experience in research and advocacy on violations of international human rights law and international humanitarian law in Syria, Iraq, and Lebanon. She also underwent training in a law firm with focus on personal status, constitutional law, and criminal law and was a coordinator in a legal clinic on children’s rights in Lebanon.

M.Y – Project Coordinator

Human rights activist with a bachelor’s in law from the Lebanese University. She has experience in International Human Rights Law and Lebanese Personal Status laws. She has worked with humanitarian organizations since 2018, with focus on violations against vulnerable groups and refugee issues. 

E.K – Field Officer 

Human rights activist with a bachelor’s in law from the University of Aleppo and field work experience with refugees dating to 2013, in addition to his experience in legal support on personal status and land law, and in coordination of development and peacebuilding initiatives for host and refugee communities. Additionally, he previously worked as a teacher and director at a school for Syrian refugees in Lebanon.   

I.A – Media designer

Holder of a bachelor’s in biochemistry from the Lebanese University and a bachelor’s in graphic design from the Lebanese International University. He has over 10 years of experience in design, working in media production with Arab and International magazines, and as a graphic designer with various companies, organizations, and universities, notably the American University of Beirut.

Zain Alabdin Ali – Database Officer

Human rights activist and architecture student based in Mexico. He previously studied Radio and TV at the Lebanese International University. He worked with Syrian refugees in Syrian and Palestinian camps between 2012 and 2016 on legal support and issues pertaining to relief, education, and labour, as well as contributed to the production of multiple human rights studies with organizations in Lebanon.

R.G – Media Officer

A Journalist, Trainer and content producer. He holds a master’s degree in media and communication sciences from the Lebanese University, and specializes in communication, electronic media and cybersecurity. He has a wide experience in content writing and producing articles for various news and advocacy websites, in addition to content production for TV programs tackling social and political topics. He also has great experience in providing training for youth on the topics of communication, digital safety, social media, soft skills and TOT’s. Not to mention being an activist in civil society and interested in human rights issues.