Meet the Resources Team.

The Resources team works with a range of companies to source equipment for Maa’s projects abroad. In the past, the Resources team has provided the Maa Cradle, birthing kits, and sources equipment such as blood pressure and blood glucose machines for the clinics run in Bangladesh. The Resources team is currently working on a few initiatives such as expanding the Maa Cradle to benefit a greater volume of mothers and providing essential medication vital in pregnancy.

NAZMINA BEGUM

NAZMINA BEGUM

Head of Resources

Nazmina is the Head of Resources. Her role involves working in collaboration with the Fundraising, Education and Innovation, and Finance teams to source cost-effective and evidence-based equipment to facilitate the JourneyMaa health camps and the fundraising events hosted in the U.K. Nazmina joined the charity having been inspired by the ethos of Maa and the help it provides to mothers in resource-poor countries with the aim to improve global maternal health.

Nazmina is a qualified pharmacist, having graduated with a first-class honours in MPharm Pharmacy from King’s College London. She is currently undertaking her first year of medical school at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry.

SHAZEDA KALAM

SHAZEDA KALAM

Resource Officer

Shazeda is studying for a MSc at Imperial College London having recently graduated from King’s College London in Chemistry with Biomedicine. Shazeda is a Resource Officer at Maa and was inspired by the transparent purpose of Maa: to improve maternal health in the developing world through education and simple medical interventions. Through her role, she aspires to address the disparity that exists in resource-poor settings and make a positive impact to mothers not only in Bangladesh, but as part of the mission to reduce maternal mortality rates globally.