Researcher Project D9



The Institute for the Study of Public Administration and Federal Governance (ISPAF)
University of Khartoum

P.O. Box 321
Postal Code 11115
Khartoum – Sudan


Staff - 1st / 2nd phase of research

Manal Mohamed Ali Taha, M.A.

Main fields of research:

Social Identity and Gender (ex-slaves and spirit possession in the Sudan) • Medical Anthropology (traditional practices affecting health of children) • Human Rights, Civil Society

1.10.2004–30.4.2006 researcher at the Collaborative Research Centre "Difference and Integration" • Feb–May 2004 Consultant for European Committe on "Developing Human Right Strategy Project" • Feb 2003 – Feb 2004 National HIV/AIDS Specialist, UNDP, Khartoum, Sudan • 2002 Consultant for Girls Education Campaign of UNICEF and Ministry of Education, Sudan • 2000 Researcher for Humanitarian Plus Program "Needs & Resource Assessment for Nuba Mountains" in collaboration with FAR and IRC • since 1995 Researcher for National Centre for Research, Sudan and for European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) •1993-1995 Volunteer for the Sudanese National Commission for Education, Science and Culture, UNESCO, Khartoum, Sudan.