Lily Feidy

Posted on: May 31, 2018, by :

Lily Feidy, Ph.D. has been the CEO of the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH) since May 2006, having served as Deputy Secretary General of MIFTAH from 2002-2006. Dr Feidy continues to be responsible for strategic planning and program development at the organization. Dr Feidy is an Adjunct Professor at the Department of English at Birzeit University. Throughout her career, Dr Feidy has been an advocate of human rights, democracy, peacebuilding and gender issues. She is also active in promoting, good governance, accountability and integrity in Palestine. Dr Feidy’s current priorities have included looking at ways to increase women’s political participation at all levels of the process, from voter registration and increasing women’s turnout, to more women candidates and ministers.