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Alina Potts

  • MPH Forced Migration and Health
  • Research Scientist (Gender-based violence in emergencies)
  • The Global Women's Institute at George Washington University
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Research interests

Forced migrationViolence preventionEmergenciesHumanitarian aidChild protectionGender-based violence

Co-authors (2)

  • Alison Whitehead
  • Jobin Abraham
  • Malia Robinson
  • Kathleen Myer

Publications (2)

  • Navigating support, resilience, and care: Exploring the impact of informal social networks on the rehabilitation and care of young female survivors of sexual violence in northern Uganda.

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  • Black, White, and Green: Difference and Belonging Among Nigerian Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Ireland

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Professional experience

Research Scientist (Gender-based violence in emergencies)

The Global Women's Institute at George Washington University

January 2018 - Present

Research and Evaluation Specialist (Violence Prevention)

UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre

March 2015 - November 2017(3 years)

Education

Program on Forced Migration and Health, Dept of Population and Family Health

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

September 2008 - December 2009(a year)

University Professors Program (Honors Program)

Boston University

January 1999 - January 2003(4 years)