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Salmana  Ahmed




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Salmana Ahmed


Salmana focusses on growing and supporting Luminate’s Data & Digital Rights portfolio globally. 

Prior to joining us, Salmana was a senior programme manager at the Mo Ibrahim Foundation where she helped develop the strategy for the Ibrahim Forum and co-managed the production of the Ibrahim Index of African Governance and Forum reports. Salmana has also served as a Consultant at the Open Data Institute, as an editorial assistant at Royal United Services Institute, and as Deputy Project Manager at the Centre for Religion and Geopolitics.