Amjad Iraqi

Associate Fellow, Middle East and North Africa Programme


Amjad Iraqi is a senior editor at +972 Magazine and an associate fellow with Chatham House’s MENA Programme. He is also a policy member of Al-Shabaka, and was previously an advocacy coordinator at the legal centre Adalah.

In addition to +972 Magazine, Amjad has written for the London Review of Books, The New York Review of Books, The Nation, and the Guardian, among others.

He has an MA in public policy from King’s College London, and an Hon. BA in peace and conflict studies from the University of Toronto.

Past experience

2019 - PresentSenior Editor, +972 Magazine
2017 - PresentPolicy Member, Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network
2017-18MA in Public Policy, King’s College London
2012-19Advocacy Coordinator, Adalah - The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel
2008-12Hon. BA in Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Toronto