Amina joined the hydropower development work programme in September 2019. Her work focuses on building and sharing knowledge on sustainable hydropower development, working on topics such as hydropower modernisation, green financing mechanisms and regional hydropower development.
She has experience supporting knowledge on energy efficiency and climate change financing at the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development. Prior to joining IHA, she conducted research on green financing mechanisms, climate policies, disaster risk reduction measures and energy battery solutions. She has worked in Germany, Hungary, Thailand and the United Kingdom. She is fluent in English, Russian and Slovak.
Amina holds an MPhil in Environmental Policy from the University of Cambridge and BSc in Environmental Geography and Climate Change from the University of East Anglia.