Zahra is an energy transition specialist championing equal access to energy. With over five years of experience developing utility-scale solar power projects and collaborating with high-level government officials to advance their energy transition goals. She is currently working to support Africa’s Just Energy Transition through mapping, research, and capacity building.

Zahra is simultaneously completing a Masters of Climate Change at the University of Waterloo, Canada, specializing in increasing energy security through innovative policy and financing strategies to attract renewable investments in the Global South.