Meriam is a Research Fellow at UNICEF Innocenti - Strategic Planning and Convening (SPACE) department. She is currently writing a report for the Leading Minds Conference scheduled for November 2023 which centers around the effects of climate change on children. Meriam has extensive experience in policy research in national and transnational settings and is a qualified and practicing Immigration Lawyer. She is also pursuing a Master of Transnational Governance at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. Meriam obtained her BA in Law from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, UK and completed her Master’s in Law from City, University of London.