Mariam Habib Matta

Student, London School of Economics and Political Science

About Mariam Habib Matta

Hi! I'm Mariam, a Politics student at the LSE. I recently just finished my LiA project at the UNHCR in Jordan. I have a passion for Middle Eastern Politics, Geopolitics in the region, Technology, Human Rights and Climate. I am a member of the UYCCC- a youth climate coalition, where I have represented as a delegate at UNFCCC negotiations, and a British Youth Council youth campaign advisor. 

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I am a/an:

Undergraduate Leadership & Research Scholar


London School of Economics and Political Science

Laidlaw Cohort Year


Research Topic

Arabic and Islamic Studies Artificial Intelligence Climate Change Climate Studies Development Studies Ethics Ethnic & Racial Studies History Immigration International Relations Law Middle Eastern Studies Politics Religion Sociology Sustainability Warfare & Defence

Area of Expertise

Politics Social Sciences

I am from:

Egypt United Kingdom

I speak:

Arabic English

My hobbies/interests are:

Art Chess Music Podcasts Politics & current events Travelling Volunteering Writing/blogging

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


Intro Content

Blog Report Diversity and Inclusion Humanities

Reflecting on my LiA at the UNHCR in Jordan

A reflective blog recounting my Leadership-In-Action (LiA) project that I completed in the summer of 2023, where I was based in Jordan at the UNHCR, which is the UN Refugee Agency.

Influencer Of


Channels contributed to:

Leadership Arts & Humanities Social Sciences

Rooms participated in:

London School of Economics and Political Science