Dina Dajani

Dina Dajani

Dina Dajani is the former Deputy Director of the Newlines Institute’s Displacement and Migration program. She is an expert in international refugee and immigrant policy specializing in humanitarian and public health response and the development and translation of evidence-based policy research. Over the past decade, she has provided in-depth consulting services to agencies engaged in refugee resettlement, including the Department of State and the US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants. She also worked for the US Department of Health and Human Services providing analysis on Middle East, humanitarian and refugee health affairs, and provided technical expertise to the Office of Refugee Resettlement on refugee health issues. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and The Pennsylvania State University.

Latest Articles

Policy and Livelihoods: A Conversation on Syrian Refugees

Policy and Livelihoods: A Conversation on Syrian Refugees

https://soundcloud.com/cgpolicy/policy-and-livelihoods-a-conversation-on-syrian-refugees The Lodestar, Episode 29 With no end in sight for the Syrian civil war, the country’s 6 million refugees

Sustainable Solutions for Global Refugee Policy

Sustainable Solutions for Global Refugee Policy

As the number of forcibly displaced people worldwide rises sharply, current systems for resettlement and repatriation are increasingly showing their limits. But

COVID-19 and Afghan Refugees: No Good Options

COVID-19 and Afghan Refugees: No Good Options

https://soundcloud.com/cgpolicy/covid-19-and-afghan-refugees-no-good-options The Lodestar, Episode 27 Millions of refugees were already in fragile situations before the pandemic began. Now with COVID-19

Refugee Policy and the Post-Corona Ecosystem

Refugee Policy and the Post-Corona Ecosystem

The coronavirus pandemic is highlighting the need for expanded refugee policies and changes in how refugees are supported and who