Aamirah Patel is a Deputy Researcher at the TRT World Research Centre. She has worked in the international development sector in the UK in campaigns and political advocacy and has run trainings on active citizenship with young people. She is a Co-Founder of Muslim Women Connect and currently manages its mentoring programme in the UK. She holds a degree in History from the University of Kent in the UK. Her research interests include sustainable development, climate, health and humanitarian issues.