Media and international development professional Jemila Abdulai combines her business, communications and project management expertise with her strong passion for Africa. Jemila is the creative director and founding editor of the award-winning website Circumspecte.com; an online platform dedicated to meaningful insights, interaction and creative action related to Africa and Africans.
A blogger and avid communicator, Jemila excels at creating content, connections and conversations. She works with Africa-oriented brands, companies and organisations like the African Development Bank and the World Bank Group create and leverage digital content and tools. She has written for Devex and the LSE Africa Blog, alongside features on Al-Jazeera, BBC, This Is Africa and Thought Catalog. More recently, Jemila has applied her people and storytelling skills to film. She secured her MA in International Economics and International Affairs from Johns Hopkins SAIS, speaks Arabic and French, and has worked in over 10 countries, the majority of which are African.
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