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Munqith Dagher


Dr. Munqith Dagher is MENA director and a board member of Gallup International. He is also a non-resident Senior Associate at CSIS. Dagher conducted Iraq’s first-ever public opinion poll in 2003. Due to his broad experience and research, Dagher’s work is frequently cited and referenced in studies on public opinion in Iraq and in the broader Arab world. He holds a Ph.D. in public administration and a master’s degree in war sciences. Dr. Dagher is also a contributor to Fikra Forum. 

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