Profile

I am Professor Allam Ahmed. I am the Founding President of three NGOs that focus on research in developing countries and sustainable development. I aim to help the diaspora reach their full potential and create networks of professionals, researchers, and experts seeking to improve the state of the world.

 

This website serves as a knowledge hub where I share my work with the world. Please feel free to search below by regions (Africa, MENA, etc.), countries (England, Sudan, etc.), topics (technology transfer, knowledge management, sustainable development, etc.), or keywords to find my publications or media appearances related to your search. Alternatively, browse this website to learn more.

Founding President

Founding President

World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD)
Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI)
Sudan Knowledge

Latest news

Latest news

  • Meeting the Bahraini Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi

    Manama, Feb. 22 (BNA): Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi has received the World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) founding president Dr. Allam Ahmed. The minister briefed WASD official about the Ministry of Education (MoE)’s services and projects in ... More >>

  • (2018) Tunisian Management Science Society (EGOV 2018), Tunisia, Tunis

    Keynote Speaker at the Tunisian 5th International Conference on Digital Governance (EGOV 2018) by invitation from the Tunisian Management Science Society (TMSS). in Tunis, 27-29 April 2018. The conference aims to review the use of information and communication technologies to ... More >>

  • (2018) University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

    Speaking at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford, 7th June 2018 workshop themed ‘Practical Challenges of Sustainable Electrification in Africa’. My talk entitled “The role of PPPs in turning the lights on in Africa“, other speakers ... More >>

  • (2018) United Nations, Geneve, Switzerland

    Allam Ahmed, President of the World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and a Senior Lecturer at SPRU, recently organised the 16th WASD international annual conference and the 5th Diaspora international annual conference. This year, for the first time since its ... More >>

  • Meeting the Bahraini Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi

    Manama, Feb. 22 (BNA): Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi has received the World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) founding president Dr. Allam Ahmed. The minister briefed WASD official about the Ministry of Education (MoE)’s services and projects in ... More >>

  • (2018) Tunisian Management Science Society (EGOV 2018), Tunisia, Tunis

    Keynote Speaker at the Tunisian 5th International Conference on Digital Governance (EGOV 2018) by invitation from the Tunisian Management Science Society (TMSS). in Tunis, 27-29 April 2018. The conference aims to review the use of information and communication technologies to ... More >>

  • (2018) University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

    Speaking at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford, 7th June 2018 workshop themed ‘Practical Challenges of Sustainable Electrification in Africa’. My talk entitled “The role of PPPs in turning the lights on in Africa“, other speakers ... More >>

  • (2018) United Nations, Geneve, Switzerland

    Allam Ahmed, President of the World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and a Senior Lecturer at SPRU, recently organised the 16th WASD international annual conference and the 5th Diaspora international annual conference. This year, for the first time since its ... More >>

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Media Appearances

Media Appearances

Achieving Sustainable Development in the Arab Countries
Abu Dhabi TV Interview

Implementing a Complete Knowledge Management Framework in Arab Countries
Al Shoroog TV Interview

Knowledge Economy in Arab Countries
Associated Press Interview



Brain Drain and Knowledge
Sudan TV Interview

The Role of Human Capital in Innovation and Development
Saudi Arabia TV Interview

Managing Knowledge in the Era of ICTs United Nations Talk

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Book Chapters & Journal Articles