Diana Naoum

Staff | Program Manager, Global Transitional Justice Initiative


As Program Manager of the Global Initiative for Justice, Truth and Reconciliation, Diana Naoum assists in the management of the Coalition’s flagship program on transitional justice. Before joining the Coalition, Diana Naoum was the Middle East and North Africa coordinator at Human Rights Watch, providing programmatic support to investigative research on human rights violations across the region. Diana has also served as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant at Afyon Kocatepe University in Afyonkarahisar, Turkey. Diana received her master’s degree in the Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice from SOAS University of London, where her research focused on human rights, the politics of memory, transitional justice, Middle East politics, political violence, and migration studies.