Lina Tori Jan

Afghanistan

2021 Global Leadership Initiative

GLI Lina T

Lina is a candidate in the Master of Public Policy program at the Blavatnik School of Government. She recently graduated from the University of Richmond, Virginia, with a double major in Political Science and Leadership Studies. Her personal experiences with repression under the Taliban and restriction in her role as a civic citizen because of her status as a Hazara ethnic minority and woman ignited in her the desire to work on social justice issues. Lina is a member of St. Antony’s College and a Jepson Scholar.