American Univesity of Beirut

Afamia Kaddour

​​​

​​​Biography

After almost two decades of work in research in Public Health, Ms. Kaddour quit the ivory towers of
academia and joined the ranks of field social work. She worked as a counsellor for refugees of the
Syrian conflict in Geneva, Switzerland as part of the Confederation’s Resettlement Program,
especially with regard to the schooling of children and youth. In collaboration with various experts
in the domains of law, art therapy, pedagogy and migration, she co-founded an association called
“La Rose des Vents” whose mission is to assist the arabic-speaking refugees and asylum seekers
to develop and own their integration projects in order to become actors of their own destiny in the
hosting society.



Publications with AUB Press:




Contact Us

For various questions, please try contacting us via social media first!
read more

Privacy Statement

We take data privacy seriously and adhere to all applicable data privacy laws and regulations.
read more

Copyright and Disclaimer

Written permission is needed to copy or disseminate all or part of the materials on the AUB website.
read more

Title IX, Non-Discrimination, and Anti-Discriminatory Harassment

AUB is committed to providing a safe, respectful, and inclusive environment to all members of its community.
read more