Shahla Khan is a PhD Researcher at Cardiff Metropolitan University in the UK. She also writes regularly for Cardiff Times, a local magazine. A meritorious ISC student from City Montessori School, India, she has always been very passionate about social causes and the work of International Organizations. She has been teaching Business and Economics in Higher Education across India, UK and the UAE. Since she came to the UK for her Research, she joined the United Nations Youth Students Association of the UK and won the post of Chair for Southern Region, in the 2010 annual elections. She was also the President of the UNYSA society at Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2010. Outside work, she is a great baker and a cook.