Ayesha Carmouche

Ayesha volunteered with Project Hope in 2012. She works for the CORE Coalition. Previously she led the advocacy and communications work for ActionAid in Palestine, where she was based in Hebron and worked on issues of corporate investment in the occupied territory. Prior to this, Ayesha was the Policy and...

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Matteo Mazzoleni

Matteo holds an M.A. in International Politics from University of Surrey. He has joined Firefly International as a Comittee Member in 2016 after conducting research on migrants and refugees in Tunisia for the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation. He was previously working in the IT sector in Exeter, UK, where he was...

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Charles Phillips

Charles is a Masters student of Middle Eastern Politics at the University of Oxford. His main interests include the conflict in Israel/Palestine and Middle Eastern history. He has a passion for working with children having volunteered for youth organisations in Nicaragua, Palestine and Kenya.

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Adrian Beidas

Adrian volunteered for Project Hope (a longstanding partner of Firefly International) in 2005 – just two years after Project Hope was founded. Now a trustee of Firefly International, Adrian is also an executive director at UBS.⁠⁠⁠⁠

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Hugo Page (QC)

Hugo has been practising at the bar since 1978. He has worked and is currently working on several substantial fraud cases, with a particular emphasis on the consequences of misfeasance by company directors and on tracing the proceeds of fraud in other jurisdictions. His experience includes several substantial insurance and...

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Abdulhakim Sabbah

Hakim has served as the Director of Project Hope since May 2005. He has been instrumental in the growth of Project Hope in terms of program expansion, notably developing Project Hope’s French language offerings and cultivating relationships with the French speaking community, both locally and abroad. He holds a Bachelor’s...

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Margot Coles

Margot joined Firefly as a trustee in January 2014. She is an Editorial consultant advising on a wide range of projects in the Arts. She has a long career in journalism, including Assistant Editor on The Times and The Sunday Times, Magazine Director Scotsman Publications and Editor of Scotland on...

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Virginia Constable Maxwell

With an eclectic working history, from a stint at Vogue to running a 12 acre fruit farm and co‐founding the Syon Opera, Virginia now dedicates her time to raising funds for Firefly. Virginia brings a wealth of experience to her fundraising role. Brought up between London and New York, Virginia...

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Sebastian Chambers

A chartered accountant, Seb is managing director of management consultancy CIL, and a member of the charity and voluntary group of the Institute of Chartered Accountants England & Wales. Sebastian’s past volunteering includes teaching with Project Trust in Zimbabwe and Skillshare Africa in Botswana.

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Ahmed Abu Tawahina

Ahmed (PhD) will assist Benjamin Santamaria for the implementation of the project in the field, and coordinate cooperation with local partners: Dignity and Gaza Community Mental Health Programme (GCMHP).

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