Yaseen Ayobi

Consultant (Asia and the Pacific)

Yaseen provides advice and management support for Ground Truth Solutions’ (GTS) research and monitoring projects in Afghanistan. An expert in the localisation of humanitarian aid, Yaseen joined the GTS team in the Pacific to design, organise, and conduct scoping workshops in Fiji and Vanuatu to assess current community engagement practices.

Yaseen is a PhD candidate at the Centre for Humanitarian Leadership at Deakin University and his recent research and evaluation efforts have spanned numerous countries and contexts, including Tonga, Fiji, Papua new Guinea, the Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu. Over the past 12 years, Yaseen has managed a range of development programmes and evaluations including community-based livelihood, agriculture, and development projects in Afghanistan. Yaseen holds masters’ degrees in evaluation from Melbourne University and in international development from the University of Canberra.