Minds of the Movement

An ICNC blog on the people and power of civil resistance

Mina Yousefi

Mina Yousefi is an Iranian journalist and academic. She has been working in investigative journalism for more than 12 years focusing on civil society and governance. During the last three years, she has been researching corruption in Iran and the way this phenomenon has been changing civil dynamics. She has a Master’s in sociology and currently is pursuing a Master’s in Sustainable International Development at Brandeis University (USA), where she continues her research on corruption and other fields of inquiry. Mina is a 2014 ICNC Summer Institute alumna. So far, she has published a number of stories and articles about NGOs and now is conducting research on corruption in NGOs.