Over 22 years’ progressive experience in international humanitarian and not-for-profit organisations like Medecins Sans Frontieres, The International Rescue committee, Solidarites International, INGOs Forum, and iMMAP. Held various positions: Executive Director of a regional office, Head of Mission/Country Director/ Representative, Communication Director, Emergency Coordinator, Humanitarian Advisor in many international organisations. Extensive experience in programs and humanitarian aid operations in conflict contexts as she worked in Sudan, South Sudan, Yemen, Syria, Libya, Iraq and Nigeria. Successful record in leading and managing the delivery of operational services and Development projects, in environments ranging from peaceful locations to highly volatile and rapidly changing war-zones. Widely networked with different stakeholders at government level, diplomatic missions, UN agencies and leading international NGOs, and with local humanitarian and charitable groups, policy research foundations, international donors, media networks, universities and research centres.
BA Honors Faculty of Arts in English Literature, Khartoum University
MSc in Development Studies, Gender and Development- Ahfad University for Women
MA in Development Studies, Public Policy and Administrations, Institute of Social Studies- the Hague, The Netherlands