February 10, 2017


Econ, Education, Envir, Evidence, EXPERTS, HumanR, Integrate


WISE Development is continually developing a network of like-minded consultants around the world in order to share learning and experience, and to provide local partnership on assignments.

Ngukwase Surma

Ngukwase is a gender and social inclusion expert with over twenty years’ experience working in Nigeria. Her work has spanned working with local women and human rights groups, communities and government agencies. She has also provided GESI services and technical support for DFID and USAID funded projects in Nigeria.
Her expertise includes gender and social inclusion audits, developing GESI policies as well as situation analysis research for the development of GESI policies, women’s economic empowerment and legislative advocacy. Ngukwase is interested in GESI issues in agriculture as well as how social movements engage with policy implementation.
Ngukwase has a Master of Research in Social Policy
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