Damascus Center for Human Rights Studies (DCHRS)

Administrative Staff

Lawyer Osama al-Madi

Lawyer Osama al-Madi is the Office Field Manager at the Damascus Center for Human Rights Studies and he is a researcher and a lawyer at the Syrian Commission for Transitional Justice. Mr. al-Madi was born in Daraa in 1985. In 2008, He graduated with a Law degree from the Damascus University and he received his Masters in Criminal law in 2011 from the same university. He worked as a lawyer in a private firm and he began studying for his PhD at the University of Damascus.

Dr. Radwan Ziadeh, Executive Director of DCHRS

Dr. Radwan Ziadeh, Executive Director of DCHRS

Radwan Ziadeh is a Visiting Scholar at Lehigh University, and Fellow at the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU) in Washington D.C. He is the founder and director of the Damascus Center for Human Rights Studies in Syria and co-founder and executive director of the Syrian Center for Political and Strategic Studies in Washington, D.C. He is the managing editor of the Transitional Justice in the Arab World Project.