Samira Gaid


Samira Gaid is a Regional and Security Analyst with extensive experience in Somalia and the Horn of Africa. Her research and analytical pieces have focused on foreign policy, political violence and competitive state building in the Horn. She has a masters degree in Strategic Security Studies from the National Defense University, Washington D.C.

Somira served as the principle security advisor of Somalia’s Prime Minister and led the Somalia Security Sector Reform.

Samira can be followed on Twitter @SeraGaid