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Osama Alijaber

Osama Aljaber serves as the Digital Democracy Specialist at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in New York, where he pioneers the use of new technologies and artificial intelligence to enhance democratic institutions and processes. He works on strategic interventions in areas related to information integrity, electoral support, and inclusivity. His work involves supporting national and regional institutions, civil society organizations, and media organizations, leveraging technological solutions and AI applications. 

Osama has established and contributed to several national and regional networks aimed at enhancing democracy, as well as civic, political, and digital participation. He holds a Master of Arts in Data, Culture, and Society from the University of Westminster in London and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from Hashemite University in Jordan.