Nura Aided Ibrahim has more than 10 years of experience working for health and education projects in Somaliland with partners from national to village level, including national and local government, teachers, head teachers, health training institutions, hospitals, maternal and child health professionals and clinics. Her previous NGO experience includes time with Cooperazione Internazionale (COOPI), Norwegian Refugee Council, Support for Tropical Initiatives in Poverty Alleviation (STIPA) and Save the Children International.
“After so much destruction, I believe that through partnership we can build a healthier future for my country.” – Nura Aided Ibrahim
She has also been involved in designing, planning, implementing and monitoring projects funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the European Commission, European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO) and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) amongst others. Ibrahim joined the Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET) in 2012 and became its Country Director in 2018. Today, Ibrahim continues to be held in high regard at both government and local levels. Ibrahim is a health leader shaping the direction of THET’s own work. She continues to be a mentor and adviser who wants to help nurses and midwives achieve their full potential.