Tamara Qaraien is an expert in running and managing projects throughout the Middle Eastern and North African regions. Before joining the ARIJ network in June 2018, Qaraien worked for the European Union for over nine years on projects in Jordan, Yemen, Iraq, Libya, Tunisia, Egypt and Syria. She has also worked for a number of NGOs and United Nations agencies on humanitarian and developmental projects. Qaraien holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Jordan, and two business French diplomas accredited from the Ministry of Chamber and Commerce, Paris. She also coaches business professionals on specialized practices.