Ilwad Elman

Ilwad Elman

Country
Somalia

Ilwad Elman works for a national NGO in Somalia, the Elman Peace and Human Rights Centre, as its Director of Programs and Development. The organization works in all areas of human rights. Her focus areas being the socio-economic rehabilitation and reintegration of youth and adults disassociated from armed forces and groups, gender justice, protection of civilians, peace building, and CVE in the Horn and East Africa. Ilwad chairs the child protection working group in Afgoye/GBV Case Management group in Mogadishu, co-chairs the Child Protection working group in Mogadishu, chairs the Practitioners’ Network for Civilian Casualty Recording, and serves as the Special Rapporteur for the Civil Society Human Rights Universal Periodic Review Group.