Mariama Wurie is a Cross-functional International Development Professional specialising in Education Policy and Gender-Responsive Education, who has worked across West Africa, the UK and Canada. The bulk of her career has been as a Technical Consultant (in the fields of public education, gender equality, and strategic communications for development— designing and implementing field programs and studies, leading advocacy campaigns, and partnership-building) for organizations like the Survivor Dream Project, Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Education, and the World Bank in Sierra Leone— while simultaneously serving as a Freelance Multimedia Producer and Journalist for the BBC World Service and CNN Africa. This website is her Journalism portfolio and focuses solely on this sector of her career.