Pamela is currently a PhD candidate within the International Development Department (IDD) at the University of Birmingham (UK). She completed her MSc in International Development, also at IDD, during which time she undertook fieldwork at BRAC in Bangladesh and undertook an advanced international module in conjunction with the universities of Birmingham, Melbourne and Delhi.
Her area of specialism is gender in international development and international relations and her master’s dissertation explored BRAC’s gender organisational policy, which included an assessment of the impact of gender mainstreaming and empowerment strategies. Pamela current research supports and explores gender mainstreaming work at Islamic Relief.
Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Research Interests: Gender; Women’s Empowerment; Education