Farah is Director of Campaigns and Policy of Bond (UK national platform). She has over 15 years of professional work experience in policy, campaigning, and communications. She has been politically active and campaigned for example on women’s rights issues, including human trafficking and tackling violence against women; on trade justice; on the environment including reducing the use of plastic bags, reducing food waste and banning the use of toxic chemicals in Europe.
Before Bond, Farah was a Director of External Affairs at the Motor Neurone Disease Association and a Head of Public Affairs at the Women’s Institute. She has understanding of both national and international political and parliamentary processes, as well as Brussels-based institutions and policy-making mechanisms of the European Union. She has been a trustee of several organisations, and gained volunteering experience as a Local Project Officer in Ghana. Farah has also been elected as a Local Councillor in 2010. She was elected as a board member of CONCORD in June 2013.