Our Team


Syrian journalist and researcher interested in policy analysis and economics in the Middle East.
He is the founder and president of #SIRAJ (Syrian Investigative Reporting for Accountability Journalism). Writer at Almonitor.com. He is former managing editor for aliqtisadi.com. Bassiki is Ambassador of Hostwriter and also a coach for the Arab Investigative Journalism Network in Amman – Jordan (ARIJ).

Bassiki’s investigative articles for Arab and international media outlets cover the Syrian conflict and its impacts such as corruption, follow money, human rights violations and the economy.

Mohammad Bassiki

Syrian journalist

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Investigative journalist, filmmaker, Co- founder of SIRAJ.
Young Journalist Award 2018 at from BBC Arabic. Writer at IJNet and trainer.

Ali Ibrahim

Investigative journalist

Film Maker Director and an award-winning filmmaker.
Fayyad has directed and edited several films, both Documentary and fiction.
He has participated in international film festivals and received recognition for his work about contemporary Syrian issues and the political transformation in the Arab world, known from his film “last men in Aleppo”.

Feras Fayyad

Film Maker Director

Syrian investigative journalist and Damascus University graduate.
Interested in Syrian stories. Co – founder of SIRAJ. coach at ARIJ (Arab reporter for investigative journalism).

Ahmad Haj Hamdo

Syrian journalist