Basma Saeed

Head of Solutions Mapping
UNDP Sudan

Coming from an engineering background, Basma wore many hats in the nexus of fourth sector development as a social entrepreneur with ERN, a blockchain based emergency response network, Innovation & Strategic Partnerships Manager with CARE International and start-ups mentor spanning the UAE and Sudan.

Her project on the Preservation of Endangered Languages was selected for the Pan African Idea Award by the Obama Foundation, Africa Leaders 2018. From there she went on to represent Sudan in the US for the International Visitors Leadership Program in Entrepreneurship.

Basma’s colour of innovation is green.