More about Dahlia Maarouf

Co-Organiser/Panel Chair

Dahlia Maarouf is a leadership development specialist who designs innovative programs that enable youth living in conflict/post conflict regions to become inspirational civic leaders and positive global citizens.

She has over ten years’ experience in international development, including five years developing civic engagement programs benefitting more than 3000 marginalized youth (Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank and Syrian refugees in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq).

Additionally, from 2006-2016 Dahlia founded and was the CEO of “Walou,” a British-registered charity dedicated to reintegrating and rehabilitating street children in Morocco.