Photo: Courtesy of Haitham Moussawi
Talks: Organized by MENA Prison Forum & UMAM D&R
'PRISON REFORM' IN THE MENA: PROGRAMS AND AGENDAS
A Conversation with Kylee DiGregorio & Jad Yateem
Details coming soon…
Time: Thursday, March 2, 2023 at 8 pm Beirut time, 7 pm CET.
Language: The discussion will be in English with Arabic Translation.
The subsequent Q&A session will be both in Arabic and English.
Deadline for registration: Wednesday, March 1, 2023, 11:59 pm Beirut time.
Kylee DiGregorio is a senior researcher at the MENA Prison Forum, where she writes on topics of arrest, detention, torture, enforced disappearance, and extrajudicial killing in countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa. She holds an MA in International Human Rights from the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies and an MA in International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). Prior to joining the MPF, she worked as a consultant, conducting research and producing reports for several non-governmental organizations, including Human Rights Watch and Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict.
Jad Yateem is the MENA Prison Forum Spokesperson, and the Coordinator of MPF in Lebanon. He is a Lebanese journalist with more than 20 years of work experience in research, content creation, investigative journalism, media training, and strategic communication. He has largely worked in Lebanon and Libya, and with a special focus on Syria since the uprising in 2011.