Suzan El Hajj

Major engineer Suzan El Hajj is Chief of the Technical & Intelligence department in the Counter Terrorism Unit for the Internal Security Forces, Lebanon. She is also Secretary for the Recruitment Committee of Female Officers, where she lectures soldiers on gender issues to pave the way for new female officers, encourage cooperation and convince soldiers of the importance of women’s participation which will strengthen trust between them. Major Hajj would like to help Internal Security Forces (ISF) improve its performance and increase public trust.  After her Fellowship in 2011 she founded a Gender Equality Office within the Lebanese Internal Security Forces and established a specialised training programme for female cadets.