Banou Arjomand is a Research Assistant with the Just Security 2020 project at the Stimson Center. Her research interests include Iranian Foreign Policy, geopolitics of the Middle East and Peacebuilding efforts of the UN. She holds a B.A. in Middle East and South Asian studies and Persian Language and Literature from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She is a member of the Iranian-American Women Foundation and spent two summers volunteering in the outskirts of Tehran, Iran. She has done research internships at the International Crisis Group and The Asia Society.
Global Governance, Justice & Security
Addressing global governance deficits with innovative solutions
Supporting a just peace and economic prosperity in Afghanistan and Greater Central Asia
Bringing together world class scholarship with international policymaking to address fundamental global governance challenges, threats, and opportunities.
Confronting the global climate emergency by identifying high impact global governance solutions for climate action
Research & Writing
Revitalizing the global governance system for charting a durable, green, and broad-based recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic
Improving prospects for a global governance architecture that is more inclusive, effective, and just during and beyond UN75
An open conversation about the future of multilateralism and its impact at the global, regional, and national levels in Africa.