Joey Hanna

Joey Hanna
Protection Officer / Lawyer, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Joey Hanna is a Protection Officer with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Canada, an international organization that provides vital assistance to people displaced by violence, conflict and persecution. Previously, Joey worked as a lawyer in social and family law, representing vulnerable and disadvantaged clients before the courts. Joey also teaches family law at the École du Barreau and completed a master's degree in public international law. As part of his research, Joey had a particular interest in critical theory and the interaction between law, culture and society.