Hana Salama is a Researcher in the Gender and Disarmament programme. Prior to joining UNIDIR Hana was a consultant at the Small Arms Survey where she published several papers on armed violence monitoring in the Sahel and Sub-Saharan Africa. She also worked with the Oxford Research Group where she spearheaded a process which led to the creation of the first set of international standards on casualty recording. Hana has worked on a number of disarmament campaigns with international human rights and humanitarian NGOs. Hana speaks English, French and Arabic.
Her areas of expertise include gender analysis, civilian casualty recording, protection of civilians in conflict, small arms control and disarmament.