Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Saira Amar

MPA Student

Saira Amar recently earned her bachelor’s degree in international relations from Adelphi University. As a former United Nations Youth Representative, she focused on the impacts civil society actors had on the UN system and engaging youth in New York City. Upon graduation, she hopes to work on issues expanding  U.S. diplomatic policy in southeast Asia. Saira is proficient in French and has basic knowledge of Bahasa Indonesia. She is from Brooklyn, New York.