MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Mrs. Farah Outeldait

Gender specialist and project management professional with 9 years of multi-sector experience in international development, social enterprises, academia, and NGOs. Experience in 5 countries, 3 continents. Committed to improving women’s lives in MENA through developing, managing and implementing multi-sectorial development programs with a focus on sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV), as well as women’s political and economic empowerment.

Masters (including MRes, MBA, MPA), London School of Economics and Political Sciences
Current or most recent Employer

Project Manager and Gender Specialist

Time in Post - 4

Organisation Type: Intergovernmental organisation

Regional Expertise

Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, State of Palestine, Tunisia,

Disciplinary or professional background

Development Studies, Humanities, Government, Political science, Gender


Arabic (Primary Writing Language), English (Spoken), English (Written), French (Spoken), French (Written), Other* (Spoken), Other* (Written),
Other *Spanish

Contact Info


1741 T Street NW, Washington DC, USA
Social Media


Current Areas of Policy Interest

Public Policy ( 2 years )

Gender equality

Social work

Social protection

Work relates to groups

Youth ( 4 years )

Women ( 5 years )

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Public Policy

Gender equality

Social care

Social work

Economic development

Other macroeconomic issues

Humanitarianism & emergency relief

Conflict & Security