August 24, 2016


My deepest condolences to the victims of earthquakes in #Italy & #Myanmar. Scientific research is key in developing early warning mechanisms

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August 11, 2016

Meeting African Ambassadors in Cairo

With African Ambassadors in Cairo Meeting fellow African Ambassadors accredited to Cairo with Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for African Affairs Ambassador Mohamed Idriss to express thanks and appreciation for the endorsement by the African Union summit of Khattab as the African candidate الاجتماع مع الشقيقات والاشقاء معالي السفراء الافارقة المعتمدين بالقاهرة برئاسة السفير محمد ادريس مساعد وزير الخارجية للشؤون …

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July 31, 2016

Interview with Italian television (RAI)

Ambassador Moushira Khattab, Egypt’s candidate for UNESCO Director-General gave an interview to Italian television (RAI) this morning. The interview took place at the campaign headquarters in Cairo. Several key issues were discussed, most notably Dr Khattab’s candidature and the extensive cooperation between UNESCO and Italy. HonouredDr Khattab is the recipient of two honours from the office of the President of …

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July 19, 2016

Egypt nominates Moushira Khattab for UNESCO Director General

The Arab Republic of Egypt has today officially announced the nomination of Ambassador Moushira Khattab for the post of UNESCO Director General. The UNESCO Executive Board will elect a new Director General in 2017. Ambassador Khattab has a wealth of progressive experience in the fields of international diplomacy, social and human development including children and women’s rights, legal reform, education …

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