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Naureen Chowdhury Fink

Ms. Naureen Chowdhury Fink

Ms. Naureen Chowdhury Fink is the Head of Research and Analysis for the Global Center on Cooperative Security. She also focuses on the international and multilateral response to terrorism and related challenges, such as violent extremism, armed conflict, and political instability, and the role of the United Nations. She currently works with Hedayah on the Women and CVE project.

She began working at the Global Center after five years at the International Peace Institute, where she developed the counterterrorism portfolio and published on international efforts to promote de-radicalization and violent extremism, regional counterterrorism cooperation in South Asia, terrorism and political violence in Bangladesh, and the UN counterterrorism program. 

She has also worked closely with the UN Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate on developing their initiatives in South Asia. Prior to that, she worked with the Middle East Program in Chatham House and the World Intellectual Property Organization and World Trade Organization in Geneva. She holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania, an MA from the Courtauld Institute of Art, and an MA in war studies from Kings College, London.




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