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Chief of Party, Injaz II Michele Bradford
Michele Bradford is an international development practitioner with 20 years of experience and currently serves as Chemonics’ chief of party for the Injaz education project in Syria. She has led projects in governance, stabilization, community engagement, public health, and communications in Central Asia, Southern Africa, and the Middle East and North Africa region.
by Michele Bradford
Exposure to violent and radical ISIS ideologies has damaged Syrian children’s mental health. In areas touched by violent extremism, transforming classrooms into mental health positive spaces that deliver psychosocial support can kickstart the healing process.