MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Mrs. Noor Alabbas

I am a student at the University of Nottingham, my research interest covers the labour market policies in Bahrain, labour immigration policies in the GCC countries, governance, state-society relationship and the role of different actors in affecting policy decisions.

Doctorate, University of Nottingham
Current or most recent Employer

Seminar Tutor

University of Nottingham
Time in Post - 1

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise


Disciplinary or professional background

Social/Public Policy

Contact Info


9 Washington apartments 5 Lexington gardens B15 2DR
Social Media

NoorAlabbas87 (Twitter)

Public Profiles

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Governance (National) ( 5 years )

Public Policy ( 5 years )

Labour and employment policies ( 6 years )

Work relates to groups


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

Governance (National)

Labour and employment polices


Academic conferences
2014 The Second Middle East and North Africa (Me) Social Policy Network Conference: Social Policy in the Middle East and North Africa: Challenges and Opportunities- University of Bath. presentation under the title of Restructuring the labour market in Bahrain: Challenges to Bahrainisation 2019 Presented at the Fourth ME Social Policy Network (University of Bath) Conference in Partnership with the American University in Cairo’s Centery Celebration Social Policy in the ME Region: Policy learning in the era of social protection. American University in Cairo, Cairo (Egypt 2019 paper presented for the 2019 Gulf research meeting organised by Gulf Research Centre in Cambridge

Social Media
Presentation in a semir under the title of “challenges to Bahrainisation”