Tahani Mustafa

Tahani Mustafa

Senior Analyst, Palestine

Crisis Group Role

As Crisis Group’s Senior Palestine Analyst, Tahani Mustafa works on issues including security and  socio-political and legal governance in the West bank.

Professional Background

Tahani has a background in development and security governance in the Middle East, and has worked in academia and policy advocacy. Based between the UK, Jordan and Israel/Palestine, she holds a Ph.D in Politics and International Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

Areas of Expertise

  • Security governance
  • Development 
  • Peace and Conflict 
  • Middle East 
  • Palestine


  • English
  • Arabic

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Younger generations … have been swayed towards armed resistance because they feel like conciliatory politics or diplomacy doesn't work with Israel. The National

Tahani Mustafa

Senior Analyst, Palestine

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