About The Speaker
Jackie Kameel is an Egyptian civil society leader and development practitioner, specializing in bottom-up approaches to sustainable development in Egypt. Jackie is the Managing Director of Nahdet El Mahrousa (NM), an Egyptian youth-led NGO which incubates and supports early stage social enterprises. Over the past eight years, Jackie helped build NM from a small startup organization into one of Egypt’s leading civil society organizations working in areas of social entrepreneurship, employment, and youth empowerment. NM and its incubated social enterprises impacted the lives of more than 50,000 beneficiaries every year.