Said Ebad Hashemi joined NSC in 2021 as the Resettlement Case Manager. He has 14 years of working experience with international NGOs and the U.S. Government, and holds a master’s degree in International Relations. He recently finished a fellowship program with HISA Pennsylvania. He spent 5 years working with the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) in Afghanistan, managing and monitoring activities on education, protection, and livelihoods sectors, during which time he became highly skilled in Advocacy and Humanitarian Diplomacy. Said is a strong networker and influencer, and he has knowledge of key international institutions and policies relating to humanitarian issues including debates surrounding protection in emergencies, humanitarian reform, humanitarian principles and complex emergencies.