Lidija Sabados
Executive Director
Lidija joined Syria Direct in May 2019 and is the organisation's Executive Director. She has over eight years of experience in media development and freedom of expression, having worked for various non-governmental organisations and intergovernmental agencies in Canada and in Jordan, including International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX), UNRWA, and UNESCO. She has also worked as a freelance writer, editor and media development and communications consultant. Lidija holds a Bachelor's degree in International Relations and Modern Languages from the University of Ottawa, and a Master's degree in Global Public Policy from the University of Toronto.