Eva Tabbasam is Director at GAPS UK, a network of development, human rights, humanitarian and peacebuilding INGOs. She has vast experience in humanitarian, development, and Women, Peace and Security policy, advocacy, and programming. She has worked across Europe and the Middle East, focusing on youth participation, women’s rights, gender, and refugee law. Previously, Eva has worked for and with civil society and women’s rights organisations, humanitarian and development INGOs, as well as the UK civil service.
She holds a MSc in Women, Peace and Security from the London School of Economics, where she specialised in the interaction between the UK’s preventing counter-extremism policy and WPS.