Hassan Hijazi earned a BA in Journalism and Media at University of Petra in Jordan. He has seven years of experience in humanitarian work and Non-Governmental Organizations, five of them are within an emergency response during the Syria crisis. Hassan’s experience is in Media, Communications, and Advocacy. He managed to obtain a good experience in creating communications plans and strategies to adapt with the rapidly changing political climate in the middle east. Hassan worked first hand with the Syrian refugees in Jordan at the beginning of the Syria crisis in 2013. He started working with Save the Children, in Jordan and the United Kingdom. Then he moved to work with the Norwegian Refugee Council in Amman. This diversity in his career gave him the ability to get the best practice of each organization to help with shaping his experience.
Host Organization: Kiva
Role at Kiva: At Kiva, Hassan will provide both the Marketing and Impact teams with needed storytelling support feeding key grant deliverables, as well as research and write deeper impact stories that can function as content for their channels.