Assistant Director of Training and Educational Development
Ghiya El Assaad is a second-year Political Science and International Affairs student. She has been taking part of simulation programs since 5 years. She was among the 6 chosen delegaes to represent LAU MAL at the National Council on US-Arab Relations’ Model Arab League in Washington. In her first year of university, she was a trainer in both LAU MAL and GC LAU MUN. She describes her experience in the programs as a spark of motivation and passion to empower and get empowered. Ghiya is also the co-founder of No Label, the region’s first anti-bullying NGO. Alongside her work in No Label, she has taken part of several field-work experiences with refugees around Lebanon. Through LAU MAL, Ghiya believes that the youth can gain trust in their capabilities to inspire and make a change. Ghiya will be acting as the Assistant Director of Training and Educational Development.