Nouakchott, Mauritania -Human and Women's Rights - Arabic, French, English. Amina is a gender specialist and holds a PhD in Sociology from Laval University. She has over eleven years of experience working at national, regional and pan African levels. As the Regional Gender Advisor for G5 Sahel, she oversees projects on protecting women’s rights, leadership and economic empowerment in the Sahel Region (Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger). She specializes in policy analysis, social research, project management, strategic planning, capacity building, knowledge management, resource and partnership mobilization and gender mainstreaming.