Maimuna Kabatesi has a background in environment and development and has worked in various capacities in the environmental and energy sectors including climate change, energy and agriculture. In addition, Maimuna has a background in advocacy and research, as well as communications. She has diverse experience working with stakeholders in environment and has experience both in East Africa and in Europe. Maimuna has previously worked on advocacy issues in areas such as climate change, sustainable energy and aid effectiveness among others. Maimuna holds a Masters degree in Environment and Development from Kings College London.