Transforming lives, empowering communities since 1978

Salma El-Yassir

Based: Beirut, Lebanon

Degrees: Bachelor’s of Science, Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science; Master’s, Public Health, American University of Beirut

Salma El-Yassir is the Director General of the Institute of Palestine Studies. She previously served as the Lebanon Country Director for the Welfare Association for almost 6 years.