Khalidi (Lebanon) is the Executive Director of the Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action (CRTD-A). She is also a board member of the association Najdeh and a founding member of the Forum for Palestinian Women in Lebanon – a network of grassroots organizations working with refugee communities in the field of women's economic and social and political empowerment of women. Khalidi has a track record of action research and activism on gender-based violence in vulnerable communities as well as of international advocacy through engagement in generating shadow reports on the situation of refugee women. She has been involved in needs assessments and program evaluations in refugee settings, and has participated in disseminating research findings in public events. Khalidi teaches courses and is a Master's thesis adviser at the Department of Hospital Management, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at the Islamic University of Lebanon.
Executive Director, WLP Lebanon/Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action (CRTD-A)