Naeima is an civil society and human rights activist from Khartoum, Sudan. She has been a member of the Sudanese Women's Empowerment for Peace (SuWEP) organization since 1997, and serves as a peace-building and conflict resolution trainer. Naeima is the General Secretary for the Women Empowerment for Peace and Development Network (WEPD), an organization that works to facilitate the the inclusion of Sudanese women in local, regional and international peace processes.
Naeima has had extensive leadership training with the United Nations Population Fund Agency (UNPFA) and is a member of the UNPFA leadership forum. She received an award from the Dongla University of North Sudan in 2007 for her work in leadership training. Most recently, Naeima has been working in voter education in preparation for the upcoming January referendum.