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).

Dr. Mohammed Abaalkhail

Researcher

Mohammed Abaalkhail is the quality assurance senior staff member at the Saudi Cultural Bureau SACB (UK). He is currently finishing the final year of his PhD programme at the Business School, Brunel University, UK.…

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Dr. Andrey Egorov

Regional Office

Dr. Andrey Egorov is a World Health Organization, Regional Office for the European Centre for Environment and Health (ECEH). Environment and Health Information System, WHO European Centre for Environment and Health, WHO Regional Office for Europe.…

Dr. Ahmed Alrawi

Assistant Professor

Dr Ahmed Alrawi is an Assistant Professor at Al-Falogah University in Iraq. He received his PhD degree in Economics from Baghdad University, Iraq. During his career, he has published many papers in different reputable journals.…

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prof. Rustom Mamlook

Professor

Rustom M. Mamlook is a Full Professor and Chairperson of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Dhofar University, Sultanate Oman. He was a Full Professor at the Department of Computer Engineering at College of Computer Engineering & Sciences, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia.…

Yasodaree Ponnusami

Research Assistant

Ms Yasodaree Ponnusami, a degree holder in management, is currently collaborating on various academic and consultancy projects as a research assistant at the University of Mauritius. She is responsible for coordinating and assisting the survey team members for data collection.…

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Dr. Chérine Khallaf

Dr Chérine Khallaf joined the British University in Egypt, Faculty of Business and Political Science as a Lecturer in 2012. Her graduate studies focused on Sustainable Development and International Business Law with emphasis on sustainability impact evaluation.…

Dr. Deeerajen Ramasawmy

Director and Head of Bio statistics

Dr Deeerajen Ramasawmy is a lecturer in research methods. He also taught quantitative methods and operations research mainly on MBA Programmes. He has conducted various research funded projects and
studies in Mauritius and UK.…

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Dr. Nazar M. Hassan

Senior Science and Technology Advisor

Dr Nazar M. Hassan has been the Senior Science and Technology Advisor for the Arab States at UNESCO since 2009, where he has initiated several networks to build up the region’s techno-preneurship culture.…

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Richard Pinder

Director

Richard is a Director and Co-Founder of Smartlogic. He has 20 years experience in the knowledge and information management industry and has worked for a breadth of organizations from Eastman Kodak to small start ups, SilverStream Software (since bought by Novell).…

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Ahmed Hussein Mohammed

Advisor

I am a recognized expert on strategic planning, development cooperation and South-South and Triangular Cooperation. My experiences have been gained through continuous interactions with various UN specialised agencies and multilateral donors in both civil society roles as well as EU and public sector, culminating with my current position as the International consultant(Home-based) on South-South Cooperation for the Arab States with the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation. …

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Dr. Anna Jones

Public Health Consultant

Anna qualified in medicine in London and worked for several years in clinical medicine and primary care. Her interest in public health developed after working in a small rural hospital in Kwazulu-Natal in the late 90s where she was able to witness at first hand the devastating impact of the HIV/ AIDS epidemic and associated socio-economic deprivation on the health and development of the local community.…

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prof. Mervat Foda

Professor

Professor Foda has two Patents: “Production of herby soft cheese”. No: 118 / 2008, and Formation of Dairy Beverage for Autistic Children 636/ 2015, the Academy of Science Research & Technology, Egypt.…

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Ahmed Ginawi

Director

A  telecommunication and Internet professional.  Currently working in product development at Emirates Telecommunication corporation. Worked as Director for Internet Services Operation and Maintenance.
Was Part of the team who launched Canar Communications Co., as a new fixed/data telecom operator in Sudan
Was one of the Launch team of Mobily- The 2nd GSM Operator in KSA.…

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Dr. Rayan Gaafar

Foundation Year 1 Doctor

Rayan is a foundation doctor who completed her training at Newcastle University. Between her fourth and fifth years, she completed a Masters of Research in Epidemiology. This involved a research project assessing the barriers that Sudanese women face when accessing antenatal care in Sudan.…

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prof. Mohamed Hassan

Chair

Prof. Hassan is the President of the African Academy of Sciences, Secretary General of the Third World Network of Scientific Organizations (TWNSO) and serves on a number of committees in other organizations worldwide.…

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Dr. Bamidele Wale-Oshinowo

Lecturer

Bamidele Wale-Oshinowo is Lecturer at Faculty of Business Administration, University of Lagos. Her broad teaching and research interests are in the areas of entrepreneurship and strategic management. More specifically, she focuses on the following core research areas: firm culture, strategic orientation, entrepreneurial orientation and family orientation using research and organisational contexts such as ethnicity, gender, family businesses, small-to-medium scale enterprises (SMEs), micro-businesses, and sole proprietorships, mostly in developing African economies.…

Dr. Ira Nugerahani

Senior Lecturer

Ira Nugerahani is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Food Technology, Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University. She is the Head of Food Microbiology Laboratory. She is a Member of Indonesian Association of Food Technologists.…

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Prof. Janet Druker

Professor

Janet Druker is a Professor at the University of Westminster, London, supporting research development within the Business School. Her most recent full-time post was as Senior Pro-Vice Chancellor at Canterbury Christ Church University where she was based from 2005 until December 2010, leading research across the University.…