Governance (Local Governance and Decentralization) ( 3 years )
NameMs. Alice Gissinger
QualificationsMasters (including MRes, MBA, MPA), Harvard University (+Princeton University)
Current or most recent Employer
Lead Analyst + Head of Research (Syria/ME)
ARK Group DMCC
Time in Post - 3
Organisation Type: Consultancy and research - including think-tanks (private sector)
Jordan, Lebanon, Oman, Syrian Arab Republic,
Disciplinary or professional background
Development Studies, Development (applied), Evaluation research, Government, Political science, Policy/political advocacy (including human rights), Social/Public Policy, Sociology
Current Areas of Policy Interest
Professional or Trade Press
www.arkgroupdmcc.com/publications, as well as other briefings which can be described on-demand; subjects included intertiol policy on Syria, development projects in Syria, and public opinion polling.
www.arkgroupdmcc.com/publications. Themes included: Syria, Lebanon, Palestinians in Lebanon, local governce, security and justice, conflict, economic issues, intertiol intervention in Syria, women's participation.