Professor, Faculty of Law, Hassan II University
Bahija Jamal is an associate professor of International Law and International Relations at Hassan II University in Casablanca, Morocco. She is also the president of the NGO “Ofoq/Horizon on the Protection of Victims of Human Trafficking” and a consultant on Combating Human Trafficking at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Council of Europe.
Bahija Jamal is a former staff member at the Ministry in Charge of Moroccans Living Abroad and Migration Affairs. She also worked for UNHCR and was a former senior advisor to UNODC, UNESCO and ICRC.
Areas of specialization: International Law, Migration, Asylum, Combating Human Trafficking and Terrorism.
Recent seminars and conferences in which Bahija Jamal was invited to speak:
Director, Initiative on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery, Babson College
Researcher, the Norwegian Police University College
Marie Curie Research Fellow, European University Institute
Legal Practitioner; African Consultant for International Drug Policy Consortium
Pan African Centre-Initiatives for the Sahel (CP-IS)
Senior Fellow, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime
President & CEO, Strategic Applications, LLC
Distinguished Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Director, Inquisitio Consulting Ltd.
Director, Strategic Planning, INTERPOL (retired)
Professor Emeritus, Fellow, International Centre for Criminal Law Reform