image Ramatu Jalloh is the Coordinator for the Scaling Up Nutrition and Immunization Civil Society Platform, hosted by FOCUS 1000.

She was the Communication for Development Specialist in WASH UNICEF Sierra Leone and India for over five years. Ramatu worked closely with the Communication for Development, Advocacy and Partnership Sections to support the planning and implementation of Communication Strategies for Hygiene and Sanitation.

As a social expert, she worked in the United Kingdom as an Approved Social Worker for over seven years for The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, and South London Maudsley Mental Health Trust working with clients age 18-65 suffering from severe and enduring mental health and dual diagnosis. This included supervising clients in the community under the UK Home Office Mental Health Sections, conducting mental health assessments and providing collaborative support to clients and family through health, education, children protection, housing and social services.