Sahar Omer joined the World Justice Project in January of 2021 and is a Program Assistant for the WJP Rule of Law Index. As a member of the Qualified Respondent Questionnaire (QRQ) team, Sahar assists with expert identification and outreach, data collection for the QRQ portion of the Index, and work on country-specific graphical reports.
Sahar holds an AB in Government and Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations from Harvard University. Sahar worked as a Program Associate for the Alliance for Peacebuilding for PeaceCon 2020, a Peacebuilding Policy Intern for Peace Direct, and a Governance Intern for UNDP South Africa. She is fluent in Modern Standard and Sudanese Arabic.