Mohammed Ahmed GAIN holds a PH.D. in Cultural Studies from Dhar Lmahraz Faculty of Arts, University of Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah- Fez. He is currently a professor at the National School of Trade and Management, University of IBNO TOFAIL, Kenitra. He taught and lectured at different faculties and schools. He in parallel leads the African Institute for Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation (AIPECT), a think tank based in Morocco. Prior to this, Mr. GAIN served also a consultant for the Mediator For Democracy and Human Rights (MDDH) and Annakhil Center for Studies, Training and Mediation. He received advanced training from Geneva Institute for Human Rights and the Institute for Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding. He also has several years of experience in training and research on human rights, peacebuilding and conflict transformation. He is a regular speaker and conference panelist in areas related to human rights, peacebuilding and conflict transformation.