Nivine Sandouka

chief of staff Alliance for Middle East Peace

Nivine Sandouka is the Regional Chief of Staff with the Alliance for Middle East Peace (ALLMEP) . She is leading in the field of peace programming, and gender mainstreaming. Previously, she worked with the German Association for Development Cooperation – AGIAMONDO, as well as Oxfam GB, CARE International, IPCRI, and the Regional Organization for Peace Economics and Security – ROPES. She also runs an online-based initiative called ‘Judi- from me to you’ that aims to connect women together and volunteers in several civil society organizations.

To pursue her passion she is the Board Director of a newly established NGO called ‘Our Rights- Hoqoqona’ in Jerusalem, focusing on the civic and political rights of Palestinians in East Jerusalem, especially women. In addition, she currently sits as a board member for ‘The Jerusalem Center for Women’. She gives lectures to many international and national groups focusing on the political situation and East Jerusalem. She participated in many conferences including J Street, and Cannan Project in Berlin among others. She has written many articles focusing on the situation of women in EJ, youth, and finally around normalisation for the Palestine Israel Journal.

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