Ali Aoun, Junior Communications & Policy Associate

As CEDAM’s junior communications & policy associate, Ali focuses on policy research and communications and brand strategies. He contributes to the CEDAM blog, writes policy updates for our members and creates content for social media.

Prior to his work at CEDAM, Ali conducted field work in Sri Lanka with a focus on agricultural development in tea estates. Additionally, he has participated in mobilizing communities through marches and informational sessions to build a better understanding of social and cultural issues.
Outside of CEDAM, Ali is a student at Michigan State University in the James Madison College studying international relations and social relations & policy. His emphasis includes poverty and development, as well as Middle Eastern affairs.