Maimanah Idris is completing a PhD in Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy at University College London through a 4-year studentship funded by the UCL Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP). Her research interests are interdisciplinary and systems thinking approaches, monitoring and evidence evaluation, participatory tools and stakeholder engagement initiatives across Africa, Asia and the Middle East. She holds a BSc (Hons) in Geography and Environmental Management, a MSc in Environmental Technology: Health and Global Environment and a MRes in Urban Sustainability & Resilience also funded by the UCL EPSRC DTP. In the past she has worked at Imperial College London, in the School of Public Health and has volunteered her time for environmental, social and educational development projects in the UK, Sudan and Malaysia. She has carried out quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis as well as monitoring, evaluation and evidence reporting in these projects. She has also worked for a supply chain and training consultancy in Khartoum, Sudan, where she coordinated and delivered the Young Professional Development Programme (YPDP) collaborating with Omdurman Ahlia University.
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom