Miriam Hanses has been an M.A. student of Arabic Studies at the Freie Universität Berlin since 2021. Previously, she studied French, Arabic and Islamic Studies at the University of Münster. In the winter term of 2021/2022, she did an internship at the Goethe-Institute Cairo in Egypt, where she worked mainly in the project ‘Schools: Partners for the Future (PASCH)’. At CARPO, she primarily supports the project Enhancing the Capacities and Capabilities of Iraq’s Institutional Landscape (PDP-Iraq).