2017 Fellows


This year The Advocacy Project is sending nine Peace Fellows to work with partner organizations in Vietnam, Nepal, Uganda, Kenya, Lebanon, and Jordan. From the left: Vicky, Alberto, Rachel, Reina, Kirstin, Talley, Cynthia, Jacob and Lauren. Click on the photos below to read and comment on blogs.



Alberto Gimenez

Alberto Gimenez 

Fellow for Peace Labs, Lebanon

Columbia University

Watch a video about Alberto here!

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Cynthia Boruchowicz 

Fellow for CONCERN, Nepal

University of Maryland

Watch a video about Cynthia here!

Jacob Cohn

Jacob Cohn 

Fellow for AEPD, Vietnam 

Tufts University

Watch a video about Jacob here!


Kirstin Yanisch

Kirstin Yanisch 

Fellow for NEFAD, Nepal 

Georgetown University

Watch a video about Kirstin here!

Lauren Halloran

Lauren Halloran 

Fellow for GDPU, Uganda 

Middlebury Institute of International Studies

Watch a video about Lauren here!

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Rachel Petit 

Fellow for CWN, Nepal 

Sciences Po (Paris Institute of Political Studies)


Reina Sultan

Reina Sultan 

Fellow for CRP, Jordan 

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Talley Diggs 

Fellow for CPI, Kenya 

George Washington University

Watch a video about Talley here!

Vicky Mogeni

Vicky Mogeni 

Fellow for NEFAD, Nepal 

Tufts University

Watch a video about Vicky here!

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