MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Prof. Hamid Hussain
Doctorate, Faculty of Public Health UK
Current or most recent Employer

Head of department, Director of Research

Dubai Health Authority
Time in Post - 12

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise

Iraq, Jordan, United Arab Emirates,

Disciplinary or professional background

Anthropology, Civil service, Development Studies, Development (applied), Education, Evaluation research, Health/Medicine, Government, Social/Public Policy

Contact Info


Dubai Health Authority - Government of Dubai
Social Media (Facebook)

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Poverty or deprivation reduction ( 12 years )

Governance (Local Governance and Decentralization) ( 7 years )

Public Policy ( 10 years )

Education policy ( 10 years )

Family policy

Health policy ( 15 years )

Social care ( 5 years )

Social protection

Social safety nets ( 5 years )


Academic publications

Academic conferences

Policy Reports

Consultancy Reports