Jihad El-Mallah has been working in Journalism, and with NGOs, since 18 years, in Lebanon and abroad. El-Mallah has been teaching Journalism since several years. He participated in many conferences and workshops around the world. He holds a BA, a MA and a PhD in Political Science (focusing on NGOs and Media Freedom), in addition to a BA in Law and a BS in Biology. He published tens of articles and reports (in Lebanese and Arabic newspapers and online journals). He is the co-author of a book called «Civil Society Approach to Media», published in London in 2009.