Abdinor Hassan Dahir

Abdinor Hassan Dahir is a Deputy Researcher at TRT World Research Centre, and Project Coordinator for the TRT World Citizen initiative. Prior to joining TRT World, Abdinor was a Ship Chartering Executive at Negmar Denizcilik Yatirim A.S in Istanbul, and a permanent Secretary at Faculty of Management Sciences at SIMAD University in Somalia. He was trained and worked at the Public Relations Department at Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality in Turkey. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Management and a Master of Arts in Political Science and Public Administration from Sakarya University in Turkey, with a thesis titled “Aid in Foreign Policy: the case of Turkey-Somalia Relations”. His main research interests include foreign policy, development studies, foreign aid, Turkish-Africa relations, and African governance and geopolitics.
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Nile crisis: The challenge of sharing the world’s longest river

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan are at loggerheads over sharing the Nile's water. Recently, the three countries failed to reach an agreement on the impact...

Am I Not a Child? The Neglect of Child Refugees in Europe

In light of one of the greatest humanitatian crisis the world has ever seen, TRT World Research Centre has published a report on the...

Missing child refugees in Europe: Neglected, trafficked and exploited

Child refugees fleeing war, abuse and poverty face significant challenges upon their arrival in European countriesTheir names and photos are not plastered in public...

Is Mogadishu massacre a cause célèbre to depose al-Shabaab?

Somalis have always struggled against occupying forces, but this time there is another enemy for them, al-Shabaab, which perpetrates deadly attacks across the countrySomalis...

How effective is Turkey’s Africa initiative?

Turkey's engagement policy in Africa is effective and fruitful, paving the way for a new era in bilateral relations between Africa and TurkeyTurkish foreign...

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