Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E)

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is an integrated function that helps improve performance and achieve project results. Its main objective is to protect the interest of the USAID through the contractual agreement with AECOM, serve the project theory of change, achieve deliverables and score high results in terms of project indicators.

The Team

Iman Ismael Elibyary, M&E Senior Advisor

Iman has 15 years of working experience in the field of development and specifically monitoring and evaluation. She has had the privilege to work in both the MENA region and North America in voter education, inclusive finance and disaster risk management, where she was fortunate to work in more than 20 different projects funded by the USAID, SIDA, UNHCR, GIZ and others. Additionally, she had the advantage to work on performance management of one of the biggest banks in Doha, Qatar, which gave her a fair perspective on working in monitoring and evaluation from both development and corporate angles.

Rania Awni, M&E Advisor

Rania holds a Master’s Degree in Management of Development Projects in Africa from Jean Monnet Faculty, Paris 11 university in France in 2014. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science with a minor in Economics from Cairo University and Paris 1-pantheon Sorbonne University in 2013. Her Master’s research focused on international decentralized cooperation and M&E methodologies. Rania’s professional experience in M&E started in 2014 as she has worked with different donors such as USAID, GIZ, Drosos Foundation, Alwaleed Philanthropies in health and education, governance and economic growth projects.


Reham Barakat, M&E Advisor

Reham has 11 years of professional experience in International Development. Through her work with the Egyptian government, she had the opportunity to lead the coordination of the preparation and implementation of numerous projects funded by Egypt’s development partners, namely the World Bank and the African Development Bank. Additionally, she monitored a portfolio of 20 projects in the Housing and Utilities sector funded by several development partners.  Reham holds a Master’s Degree in Political Science from the Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University and currently pursuing her Masters of Law in Comparative and International Law from the American University in Cairo.