Gihad E. Abunafeesa

Gihad E. Abunafeesa
  • Training Manager, Mother Nile Project
    Frontline Maternal and Child Health Empowerment Project

Graduate, Ahfad University. Medical doctor, public health practitioner and writer. Formerly, Founding Curator, World Economic Forum Global Shapers Khartoum Hub. Activist for women's rights, currently responsible for re-training Sudanese reproductive health workers, combating harmful traditional practices, and improving maternal and child health. Writes about Sudanese culture. Youth mentor and civil/social activist. Interests: impact of conflict upon the health status of populations in developing countries, development, gender issues, peace-building and sustainability.