Suraiya has a strong background in environmental sciences, economics, renewable energy, and climate change. She is experienced in implementing projects and capacity building in the ¬fields of energy, sustainability, climate change mitigation within government, private, and multinational funding agencies. Her primary focus is Clean Development Mechanisms (CDM), Nationally Appropriate Mitigating Actions (NAMA), carbon foot printing, energy efficiency, and renewable energies.
She is responsible for project portfolio and project management of the Carbon Ambassador Program. She also does editorial assistance in knowledge products, assisting the technical team with the UAE GHG Inventory, and corporate carbon foot printing.