Washington, DC

Raed Jarrar

Advocacy Director, MENA

As the Advocacy Director MENA for Amnesty International USA, Raed leads the organization’s engagement with the US government on issues pertaining to Human Rights in the Middle East and North Africa.

He is widely recognized as an expert on political, social, and economic
developments in the region. He has testified in numerous Congressional hearings and briefings, and he is also a frequent guest on national and international media outlets in both Arabic and English.

Raed has been an active member of Amnesty International USA since 2008.