Tara Mohammed Shwani

MENA Community Liaison
Email: [email protected]
Office: A-F2-15

Tara Mohammed Shwani, is from the city of Sulaymaniyah but she was born in Baghdad and lived there for 10 years. Her position at CGDS is the MENA Community Liaison, she joined the team on 1st of September, 2020. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a double minor in Economics and Gender Studies from the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani. She has previously worked as a part-time Media Monitor for CGDS while she was a student. She is interested in policy making, economics, and gender equity. She loves writing and won the best essay in her undergraduate journey for two years in a row. Her favorite part about working at CGDS is that she is doing what she loves by advancing on gender equity and research in the region, and she feels lucky to work with a very supportive team who are always willing to help her learn new things and succeed.