About the Author

Dr. Martina Nicolls, PhD in Educational Administration and Supervision, Master of Sciences Communications, Bachelor of Education and Diploma of Teaching, has over twenty years experience in education, from primary to tertiary, particularly in the education of girls. Her countries of experience include: Mongolia, China, Nepal, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Kashmir, Iraq, Georgia, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia, Kenya, Kosovo, Uganda, Rwanda, Papua New Guinea, Botswana, Sudan and Darfur.

Dr. Nicolls has worked predominantly in education, in areas such as science, mathematics, media, and English. She is also a child labor evaluator for the United States Department of Labor and the International Labor Organization’s International Program for the Elimination of Child Labor (ILO-IPEC).