Qiana Falisha Aufiya Jessica

Project Officer

She is a Project Officer at INITIATE.MY. She brings a diverse skill set and expertise to her role, blending experience in the tech industry such as with Digital Penang and prevention of violent extremism with INITIATE.MY. She graduated from Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) in International Studies in 2020. She wrote a thesis exploring the implications of “Trump’s Afghanistan-Pakistan Strategy on International Security”. From 2021 to 2023, Falisha’s research at INITIATE.MY has delved into the topics of radicalisation and domestic extremism. She co-authored a policy brief on “How To Tackle On-Campus Radicalisation And Improve Community Resilience” in 2022.  Falisha is committed to fostering peace and stability in Malaysia and beyond through high-impact preventive programmes through INITIATE.MY.