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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 admin@wasd.org.uk. You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisation: World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

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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.…

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Prof. Khalid  Alrawi

Professor

Dr. Khalid is a Professor at Abu Dhabi University/ The Military Programs in the United Arab Emirates. He received his PhD degree in Business Administration from Strathclyde University/UK and his M.phil from Oxford.…

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Indah Kuswardani

Researcher

Indah Kuswardani is Researcher of Microbiology Laboratory, Food Technology, Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University. She is also Head of Center for Community Education and Development, Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University. She focuses on food processing and microbiology researchers.…

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Mohamed Ibrahim

Production Engineer

I’m Mohamed elrayah omer ibrahim. Mechanical production engineer graduated from Sudan university of science and technology, I worked in the field for 6 years, 3 years in Sudan (food industry and air conditioning) and 3 years in Dubai (operation manager), now I’m doing a master of logistics and supply chain management in erasmus university in Rotterdam in the Netherlands.…

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Prof. Chaib Bounoua

Professor

Chaib Bounoua is professor at the faculty of Economics and Management (University of Tlemcen, Algeria) and Director of the research laboratory for informal economy, institutions, and development. His research interests are in organizational and development economics.…

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Saeed Bahidrah

Doctoral Student

Saeed Bahidrah is a doctoral student in Eastern Michigan University’s programme in Technology, majoring in construction management. He is interested in lean construction, sustainability and green buildings. He is currently working on his dissertation on the factors predicting construction firms’ employees’ likelihood of adopting green building practices.…

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Dr. Uzma Javed

Assistant Professor and Chair of HRM

Dr. Uzma Javed is an Assistant Professor and Chair of HRM at Effat University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. She obtained a PhD degree from Cardiff University, which allow her to work as a corporate trainer and consultant.…

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Dr. Siham El-Kafafi

Director & Business Consultant

Siham El-Kafafi has a wide industry and consultancy experience in the medical, manufacturing and service industry besides being an academic for the past 21 years. Her teaching experience plays a leadership role in the creation of high quality student experience in a wide range of business courses.…

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Dr. Jane Naufahu

Lecturer

Dr. Jane Naufahu is a Graduated from the University of Westminster with a first class Honours degree in Nutrition and Exercise Science and thereafter undertook a PhD which focused on the role of circulating Melanin Concentrating Hormone (MCH) in humans.…

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Dr. Edward C. Chaloupka

Professor

Dr Edward C. Chaloupka is a Professor of human anatomy and physiology and exercises physiology in the Department of Health and Exercise Science at Rowan University (New Jersey). He holds bachelor and master’s degrees from Queens College of the City University of New York, is a graduate of the physical therapy programme at Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital (Philadelphia) and has earned a PhD in exercise physiology from The Ohio State University.…

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Prof. Abdulla Y. Al-Hawaj

President

Prof. Al Hawaj ranks in the top echelon of educational leaders in the Arabian Gulf. His incumbency in numerous managerial posts in prestigious organizations associated with educational development at a national level, his academic accolades from esteemed institutions, attests to Professor Al-Hawaj’s being in the vanguard of higher educational reform in the Kingdom of Bahrain.…

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Elhussein Badri

Economist

I worked in Central Bank of Sudan since (Sep 2005-2009) as statistician in Banking and Financial institution Division on Statistics Directory, and as Economist on Research & policies Directories– (2009-up to now).…

Fatemah A Al Maddah

Legal Advisor

Fatemah A. Al Maddah is a legal advisor at a private investment company situated in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She holds an LLM degree in International Business Law from the Centre of Commercial Law Studies – Queen Mary University in London and a Licence in French Law and Economic Studies from the University Paris Descartes (Paris V) in Paris.…

Dr. Hong Pui Khoon

Lecturer

Dr. Hong Pui Khoon is a Food Science graduate student at the National University of Malaysia, Malaysia. Her Master degree was focused on the improvement of several Malaysia’s freshwater fish proteins as processed food.…

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Dr. Hend Al Muftah

Associate Professor

Dr. Al Muftah obtained her PhD from the University of Exeter in the UK in 2004, with a focus on human capital in Qatar. She has published her research in a number of academic journals.​ She has held several managerial positions, working as the Director of Human Resources at Qatar University (2004-2008), an advisor to the to the Vice President of Administrative Affairs at Qatar University (2009), an advisor to the Minister of Economy and Commerce (2010), Director of Human Resources at the Qatar Railways Company (2012-2014), the Executive Director of the Childhood Cultural Center (2012-2014) and as an Associate Professor at Qatar University since 2010. …

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Dr. Aisha Elfaki Mohamed

Associate Professor and Director

Dr Aisha Elfaki Mohamed received her Bacalore from Zagazig University, Egypt (1984) in Veterinary surgery. She worked as a Veterinary Officer before joining Wad Elmagboul Poultry Project, Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources, Khartoum as Production Manager in 1988.…

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Prof. Amer Al-Roubaie

Dean

Professor Amer Al-Roubaie teaches Economics and currently the Dean of the Colege of Business and Finance at Ahlia University, Bahrain. He holds Ph.D. degree in Economics from McGill University in Montreal Canada.…

Amel Hassan Abdallah

Lecturer

Amel Hassan Abdallah is a lecturer at the University of Khartoum, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Botany, Sudanese. She has published a number of papers. She is a Member of the Sudanese Natural Heritage Society and a Member of Young Women’s Conservation Biologist (YWCB) in Africa.…

Keitseng N. Monyatsi

Researcher

Ms Keitseng Monyatsi holds a Master’s degree in intellectual property (IP) and currently works for the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO). She has gained special experience on IP rights issues related to indigenous knowledge due to extensive fieldwork with indigenous knowledge holders and their communities in Botswana.…