Daphne Panayotatos, Program Associate

Daphne Panayotatos is a program associate at Refugees International. She received her MA in International Relations and International Economics in May 2018 from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) where she concentrated in International Law & Organizations and minored in International Development in preparation for a career in human rights advocacy. Prior to SAIS, Panayotatos spent five years working at the Open Society Foundations, where she supported strategy development and oversight and helped design and facilitate the organization’s first formal assessment process. She has interned in the Business & Human Rights division of Human Rights Watch and participated as a member of SAIS’ 2017-18 International Human Rights Clinic. Panayotatos also holds a BS from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service.