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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Children in Armed Conflict, Human Rights in Armed Conflict, Humanitarian Law in Practice, International Humanitarian Law, Occupation Law, Public International Law
Leadership & Management of Humanitarian Action:
Negotiation and Mediation

Moien Odeh holds an LL.M from University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He works as IHL coordinator at ALMA (Association for the Promotion of International Humanitarian Law) and as Human Security Officer at the Swiss Rep. in Ramallah. In addition he works as a legal manager for Northern East Jerusalem Residents’ Committee. Last year, he worked as an adjunction professor and couched the first Palestinian team of the Vis Moot Court Team for Berziet University-School of Law.
Through his studies in the U.S he volunteered with the American Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Unit and he taught International Law to volunteers and other groups. Also, he was a member of the Disaster Team and the Community Outreach Team. In addition, he has worked with Global Solutions Pittsburgh as a legal Intern for The Pittsburgh Human Rights Network (where I researched and drafted blogs that will educate the community on international legal issues). Also, he worked as a part time research assistant, conducting research on various topics of international and Islamic law for Professor H. Hamoudi. Further, he worked at a University of Pittsburgh-School of Law legal Taxpayer clinics.
Prior to starting his master's degree studies; he volunteered as a legal manager for the legal clinic in ATTA Center for Social Developments in Jerusalem. At the same time, he worked as a legal consultant for a big Israeli Palestinian Human Rights Center and he represented hundreds of clients in Israeli courts, including the Supreme Court of Israel.
As a student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, he instructed 20 high school students at The Young Entrepreneurs Project: Start-Up Companies. In addition, he worked as an instructor at the Unite of Social Activism at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Also, he participated in Negotiation Tactics Course.