Chaden El Daif is a senior researcher at the Center for Lebanese Studies. Holder of a master degree in International and European Public Law from Pierre Mendès-France University in Grenoble, Chaden is a Lebanese lawyer (admitted to Beirut Bar Association in 2014) who previously practiced civil, administrative and corporate law. She managed projects related to policy-dialogues focused on Lebanon’s refugee policies towards Syrian and Palestinian refugees in addition to local authorities’ role in Lebanon. In addition, she gained extensive experience working on issues pertaining to civil society and human rights in Lebanon and the Arab region. Within the framework of the work, Chaden has coordinated, researched and/or published several research reports.