Experts 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 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. Chérine Khallaf

Lecturer The British UniversityBusiness and Political Science


Location: Cairo, Egypt


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. Her undergraduate studies were in Economics. She obtained her European PhD from the University of Rome – La Sapienza, and her Master’s degree from the University of Bologna, Italy and a second Master’s degree and a BSc from Cairo University. Prior to this, she worked as a consultant for several multilateral organizations including the African Union, UNESCO, and the UN/FAO. She also worked as a Senior Advisor to the Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade on sustainable development and environmental affairs.