Joel Campagna

Joel Campagna

Joel Campagna is the regional manager for civil society engagement and communications with the Open Society Arab Regional Office. 

Prior to joining the Open Society Foundations, Campagna was in charge of the Middle East Program at the Committee to Protect Journalists, overseeing the organization’s research and advocacy for the Arab region and Turkey. From 1993 to 1996, he worked at Human Rights Watch, covering Egypt, Lebanon, and Syria.

Campagna has an MA in international affairs from Columbia University and a BA in Middle East studies from Fordham University.