Network

MEKEI, in conjunction with WASD, has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the network.

Interested in joining the expert directory? Complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at siham@wasd.org.uk. You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisation: World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

Abiodun A. Olapade

Researcher

Abiodun A. Olapade is a researcher at the Faculty of Technology of the University of Ibadan in  Nigeria.

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Dr. Richard Baines

Principal Lecturer

Research interests encompass two converging themes: agricultural and rural development with special reference to emerging economies and Africa; and, the management of food safety and quality for agricultural production in response to legislation, the food chain and consumers. …

Dr. Mirghany O. Babiker

Senior Consultant

Dr. Mirghani O. Babiker MBBS U of K, DMRD London, FRCR London Dr. Babiker graduated with MBBS from the University of Khartoum, Sudan in 1975. He got training until 1981 in different medical disciplines at Khartoum and Blue Nile Province.…

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Dr. Nahlaa Khalifa

Assistant Professor

Assistant professor, Clinical nutrition department, faculty of applied medical sciences, king Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She holds a PhD in food science and nutrition, Khartoum University in cooperation with Hannover University.…

Dr. Babiker Mohamed Elamin

Assistant Research Professor

Dr. Babiker Mohamed Elamin is Assistant Research Professor of Soil Science in the Department of Environmental Pollution, Environment and Natural Resources Research Institute (ENRRI), National Center for Research, Ministry of Science and Communication in Khartoum.…

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Dr. Kasim Korkmaz

Assistant Professor

Kasim Korkmaz is an Assistant Professor at Eastern Michigan University. Dr Korkmaz’s expertise is in Civil Engineering and Construction Management. He has published several papers and reports in related areas and has several research projects on related areas of the sustainability and green practices of constructed facilities and infrastructure from concept to maintenance.…

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Dr. Yasser Bentahar

Deputy Head

Dr. Yasser Bentahar obtained his Bachelor and Master’s in Marketing and PhD in Intelligent Management from University of Salento, Italy. In addition to these qualifications, Dr. Yasser  obtained an International Masters in e-Business Management.…

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Dr. Izedldin Elamin

Legal Consultant

A bilingual, legal consultant, assistant professor of law and former judge with Over 20 years of combination of different legal and legal research skills and experiences. Mainly concerned with international business and contracts law, international arbitration, environmental protection law and legal education issues.…

Dr. Aisha Ansari

Doctoral Researcher

Aisha Ansari is a PhD candidate, at Capella University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, and a master’s degree in public health, MPH, was also completed at Capella. With a diverse administrative and professional background which includes business and finance, healthcare and education, spanning over 25 years.…

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Mohamed Albeshr

Manager

I am always open to new learning opportunities that will add value to my professional career. My purpose for PhD program is to strengthen my skills in my profession as strategic leader in my organization.…

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Ahmed Aljaberi

Director

Mr. Ahmed is a business academic oriented professional with 15 years of experience in information and business field. He is a member of Strategic Management Society (SMS). He holds MSc in Information Science from North Carolina Central University, USA; Certified Knowledge Manager, Change Manager and EFQM Assessor, and a Balanced Scorecard practitioner.…

Dr. Meiling Zhang

Postdoctoral

Meiling Zhang is currently working as Postdoctoral at China Agricultural University. She obtained her PhD from China Agricultural University.

Dr. Shams Eldein H. Ahmed

Assistant Professor

Shams Eldein H. Ahmed has been with the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Production of the Sudan University of Science and Technology as an Assistant Professor since 2000 in the Basic Science Department.…

Dr. Nebal Abdel Rahman Aboul Ella

Associate Professor

Dr. Nebal Abdel Rahman Aboul Ella obtained a Master in Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University and PhD in Medical Childhood Studies, Department of Medical Studies, Ain Shams University.Currently, she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical Nutrition in National Nutrition Institute (NNI), General Organization of Teaching Hospitals and Institutes, Ministry of Health, Cairo, Egypt and Administrator of NNI website http://www.nni.org.eg and the Middle East and North Africa Nutrition Association (MENANA) website http://www.menana.net.…

Ghaniyah Odunola Ajibola

Researcher

Ghaniyah Odunola Ajibola is a researcher and PhD student at the University of Ibadan, Department of Food Technology.

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Dr. Asma ElSony

Director

Asma Elsony is a Respiratory Epidemiologist and Public Health expert, trained in Khartoum University Hospital, West Middlesex, and Llandough Hospital Penarth & later worked as a lecturer in Tropical Medicine with Professor Allan Woodruff on parasitic diseases, onchocerciasis, malaria and sleeping sickness.…

N. H. El-Arabi

Assistant Lecturer

Arabi N H is an assistant lecturer in nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition Dept., National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt, interested in the field of nutritional surveys, with special experience in social studies and its association with nutritional status.…