Representative for the Middle East and North of Africa
Kenza Bennani is an evaluation consultant with Universalia Management Group, specializing in gender equality and women empowerment. She previously worked as an evaluation manager for the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Paris, coordinating strategic evaluations in the fields of humanitarian assistance, financial governance, youth empowerment, media development and education to global citizenship & sustainable development. She has ten years of work experience combining evaluation, management consulting and communications roles. She is engaged in several VOPEs, mainly as a board member of IDEAS and RFE (representing the Quebec Evaluation Society), as a co-leader of the Francophone Network of YEEs (RF-Ee) and as the co-founder and co-convener of the French Evaluation Society thematic working group for YEEs (JEEunes). With a multi-faceted academic background, she holds graduate degrees in public policy, sustainable development geography and business administration. Kenza is a citizen of both Morocco and France and is currently based in Canada.