A United Nations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) convoy delivers aid packages in the rebel-held town of Nashabiyah in eastern Ghouta for the first time in five years on 30 July 2017.
About the Author
Haid Haid is a Syrian columnist and a senior consulting research fellow of the Middle East and North Africa Programme. He is also a research fellow at the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR), King’s College London and a PhD candidate at the Department of War Studies, King’s College London where he focuses on Jihadi governance. Haid’s main research interests include security policies, governance, conflict resolution, and non-state actors. Previously, he was a programme manager on Syria and Iraq at the Heinrich Böll Stiftung-Middle East Office in Beirut. He also worked as a senior community services-protection assistant at UNHCR, Damascus office. Haid holds a BA in Sociology, a post-graduate diploma in counselling, an MA in social development and an MA in conflict resolution from King’s College, London.