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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Suliman Salih Dirar

Vice Chairman African Global Media and Community DevelopmentPublishing


Location: London, UK


Graduated from the Faculty of Law Cairo University, Khartoum Branch. Two higher diplomas in Marketing and market research, a higher Diploma in English language from UK. Courses in London in Journalism and copywriting. Taught history of Eastern Sudan, Sudan, the Arabs, management and administration at home. In Sudan was a teacher, rep of Longman. Published 3 books one about Osman Digna, one about development in Eastern Sudan and one about Civil Service in Sudan. Also translated a medical book by Prof. D. Burkkits, and wrote many booklets for tourism in India. Editor in Chief of Elofok consumer educational magazine in KSA In the 70s. Editor in Chief of Sinnar magazine, (London). Vice president of African Global Media and Community Development (NGO) in London.