Bar - Allon

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Allon Bar works on the Odyssey project, focusing on digital security and access to content for vulnerable communities. He previously worked on Internet and human rights from policy and research perspectives, including for the United Nations and civil society organizations.
As a Fulbright scholar, Allon obtained a master of international affairs degree, with a focus on human rights, at Columbia University. He further holds a BA degree in Language and Culture Studies and an MA degree in History of International Relations from Utrecht University. In addition to having worked with NGOs in Indonesia, Kenya, the Netherlands and the United States, he has engaged in international policymaking as a fellow in U.S. Congress and as a policy officer at the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Allon is a senior fellow of Humanity in Action, a transatlantic organization that supports minority rights, and he has published articles on various topics related to culture, human rights and international relations.