Our Team | Project Amal ou Salam
Nousha Kabawat is the Founder & Director of Project Amal ou Salam and director of the Syrian Center for Dialogue, Reconciliation and Peace in Toronto. Nousha has implemented trainings for Syrian activists in Amman and Istanbul in conflict resolution, negotiation, civil society building and transitional justice and has worked with refugee children in Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria to empower the future leaders of Syria through education, intervention and trauma-based care. As the Program Officer for Syria at the Center for World Religions, Diplomacy, and Conflict Resolution at George Mason University, Nousha has designed programmatic content for overseas courses and civil society trainings across the Middle East. Her work has been recognized by the United States Institute of Peace and featured in National Geographic, BBC News, USA Today, and the Peace and Conflict Monitor. She holds a master's degree in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University and a graduate