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Iason Athanasiadis

February 28th, 2011, Afghanistan, Arabic, Asia, Asia, Civil Society, English, Europe, Greek, Iran, Istanbul, Journalist/Commentator, Kabul, Law and Human Rights, Media, Migration and Integration, North Africa and Middle East, Persian, Religion, Terrorism, Turkey, Turkish, War and Conflict, Women's Rights

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Iason Athanasiadis is a photojournalist, documentary film-maker and international lecturer working on the intersection of the Eastern Mediterranean with the Arab, Persian and Turkic Middle East and Central Asia. He has covered some of the contemporary region’s signature crises, including the 2011 Arab revolts, the 2010 Afghan surge, the Greek economic crisis, the 2009 Iranian pro-democracy movement, the 2006 Lebanese war, the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq and the passing of Syrian President Hafez al-Assad in 2000. Iason has lived in Cairo, Damascus, Sanaa and Tehran. He is currently based between Istanbul and Kabul.

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Chloe Berwind-Dart

Manager, Tulsi Chanrai Foundation

December 6th, 2010, Abuja, Africa, Civil Society, Development, English, Nigeria, Non-Governmental, Subsaharan Africa


Chloe Berwind-Dart is a manager at Tulsi Chanrai Foundation, an international development NGO in Nigeria. Her expertise is in the field of civil society and dispute resolution.

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Oliver McTernan

Director of Forward Thinking

April 29th, 2010, Activist/Humanitarian, Asia, Author/Novelist, English, Euro-Med, Europe, Europe, London, Non-Governmental, North Africa and Middle East, Religion, Russia, UK, War and Conflict

Oliver McTernan

Oliver McTernan is the director and co-founder of Forward Thinking, a UK based organization that works to prevent and resolve conflict at a national and global level and to promote understanding between cultures.

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Qamar-ul Huda

Senior Program Officer, United States Institute of Peace

February 5th, 2010, Arabic, Asia, Civil Society, English, Government, Indonesia, Iran, North Africa and Middle East, North America, North America, Pakistan, Persian, Religion, Think tank/Research center, Urdu, USA, Washington DC


Qamar-ul Huda is a scholar of Islamic studies and Comparative Religion, and is the Senior Program Officer in the Religion and Peacemaking Program at the United States Institute of Peace.

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