RESEARCH & ADVOCACY INTERN
Hashim Elwazir is a Yemeni American from Texas. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor's in International Relations with a minor in Arabic at American University. Previously, Hashim worked at the Embassy of Jordan, where he conducted research for various members of the diplomatic staff.
At the YPP, Hashim supports the work of the advocacy team, working to promote more peaceful and constructive US policies toward Yemen. His daily responsibilities include tracking US and foreign government engagement with Yemen-related issues, with a special focus on issues relating to terrorism, counterterrorism, and countering violent extremism. Hashim also contributes to the YPP's congressional and constituent outreach efforts, and writes for the YPP blog.