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Amanda Gray Meral

Research Fellow

Humanitarian Policy Group

Portrait of Amanda Gray Meral

Previously, Amanda worked at the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and at the International Rescue Committee, where she was the organisation’s advisor on urban displacement policy and co-led the Urban Expert Group alongside DFID and UN Habitat to develop policy recommendations for the World Humanitarian Summit.

Her research has focused on the Syrian refugee response, with refugees and policy-makers in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey.

She is an Associate Fellow at the International Law Programme in Chatham House.

  1. Collective approaches to communication and community engagement: models, challenges and ways forward

    Research reports

  2. Collective approaches to communication and community engagement in the Mozambique Cyclone Idai response

    Research reports

  3. Comment Available: the continued impact of Covid-19

    Press Release

  4. Learning the lessons from the EU–Turkey deal: Europe’s renewed test