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Dr Farah Hegazi

POSITION AT SIPRI
Researcher

Dr Farah Hegazi

Farah Hegazi

Dr Farah Hegazi is a Researcher in SIPRI’s Climate Change and Risk Programme. Her research focuses on how international organizations conceptualize and respond to climate-related security risks.

Dr Hegazi’s previous research encompassed how politics affects the distribution of drinking water and wastewater services in the Middle East, environmental peacebuilding, transboundary water cooperation in the Nile Basin, and the security implications of energy, food, and water scarcity. Prior to joining SIPRI, she worked at the Center on International Cooperation, the Environmental Law Institute, and the Center for International Earth Science Information Network.

Subject expertise

Environmental security, water and sanitation, political institutions

Regional expertise

Global; Middle East and North Africa, specifically Egypt

Languages
English, Arabic
Education

Ph.D., Environmental Politics and Policy, Duke University, USA; M.E.M., Duke University, USA; BSc., Environment, McGill University, Canada

Citizenship
Egypt
United States
External publications