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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May 22, 2016

Résumé

Diplomate de carrière réorientée vers le développement et les droits de l’homme durant les 15 dernières années. Experte de renommée mondiale dans les domaines du développement et des droits humains avec une crédibilité nationale et internationale exceptionnelles. A servi en tant que ministre du Gouvernement Égyptien pour la famille et la population (2009-2011) et ministre adjoint des Affaires étrangères pour …

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May 22, 2016

Curriculum Vitae

A career diplomat who started as a diplomatic attaché, progressing through the diplomatic service to become an Ambassador and finally Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for International Cultural affairs. With the new millennium, she shifted to development and human rights. She served as Minister of Family and Population and a world-renowned expert in the fields of diplomacy, negotiation, lobbying and …

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May 22, 2016

السيرة الذاتية

مشيرة خطاب عقب تخرجها بمرتبة الشرف تدرجت في السلك الدبلوماسي من ملحق إلى سفير ممتاز ومساعد لوزير الخارجية للعلاقات الثقافية الدولية ومع مطلع الالفية الجديدة تفرغت لقضايا التنمية وحقوق الإنسان -وشغلت منصب وزيرة الدولة للأسرة والسكان (2009-2011). هي خبيرة دولية يشهد لها في مجالات الدبلوماسية والتفاوض وبناء التحالفات lobbyingوفي التنمية البشرية وحقوق الإنسان يشهد لها بالقدرة على الإنجاز وبناء توافق …

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July 19, 2014

No Peace Without Justice

Former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Moushira Khattab was informed by No Peace Without Justice that today, at its 67th Ordinary Session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) will adopt the Resolution “Intensifying Global Efforts for the elimination of female genital mutilation” [http://www.npwj.org/node/5820]. Dr. Khattab was a principle architect of laws criminalizing the practice of female genital mutilation in Egypt. …

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