Antonian recognised as Young Global Leader - Class of 2016

Alexander Betts

Antonian recognised as Young Global Leader - Class of 2016

16 March 2016

The World Economic Forum has named Alexander Betts (DPhil International Relations, 2007), the Refugee Studies Centre’s Director as one of their ‘Young Global Leaders – Class of 2016’

The official citation describes Alexander Betts as “Youngest ever head of Oxford University Refugee Studies Centre and leading some pioneering work that is changing the way host countries think of refugees.

Others in this year’s class of Young Global Leaders include his year’s class of Young Global Leaders include brilliant scientists, emerging entrepreneurs, tech investors, activist MPs, and advocates for human rights.