Mrs. Hurera Atta

Mrs. Hurera Atta is the Assistant Executive Director and Head of the Inclusive Communities Component at Neem Foundation. She is a trained lawyer with 24 years experience.

She holds an LL.B from University College Wales, Aberystwyth (UK) and qualified with a Bachelors of Law (B.L) from the Council of Legal Education (Nigerian Law School) in 1992. Mrs. Atta is an experienced researcher, with a focus on counter-radicalization policies and programmes, social and economic inclusion, gender equality and equitable governance. She is experienced in literature reviews, market intelligence and evaluations.

She has also worked as a project manager in the private sector and in her capacity as the Coordinator of the Counter-Radicalization (C-Rad) programme at the Office of the National Security Adviser. She set up and was instrumental in the development and implementation of strategies for C-Rad projects.