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  • Rapporteur – Women’s Foreign Policy Group, Egyptian Council on Foreign Affairs
  • Minister of Family & Population, Egypt 2009 – 2011
  • Secretary General of National Council of Childhood & Motherhood (1999 – 2010)
  • Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs, Egypt
  • Expert on UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (2002-2010) served both as Vice
  • Chair and Rapporteur.
  • Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for Cultural Relations 1999
  • Ambassador of Egypt to South Africa during the Nelson Mandela era and the new democratic dispensation of South Africa 1994-1999.
  • Non-resident Ambassador of Egypt to Lesotho and Botswana 1994-1999.
  • Ambassador of Egypt to the Federation of the Czech and Slovak republics during the transformation in the aftermath of the Velvet Revolution and later as the Ambassador of Egypt to the separate Czech and Slovak Republics- 1992-1994.
  • Consul at the Consulate of Egypt in Melbourne, Australia
  • Chair of the regional Steering Committee on VAC” of Middle East & North Africa.
  • Egypt’s Radio & TV Union’s Board of Trustees & chair of its Sub-Committee on Family and children.
  • Egyptian Federation of NGO’s.
  • Egyptian Electricity Regulatory Board representing consumers.
  • Board of the Higher Institute for Childhood development; Ein Shams University.
  • Child Helpline International (Amsterdam) 2003- 2009)
  • Board member of Vodafone Foundation for Social Development.
  • Chair of the ad hoc UN intergovernmental expert group on UN Guidelines on Justice matters related to children victims and witnesses to Crime. Later adopted by ECOSOC
  • Member of the advisory group on children without parental care, drafted UN guidelines on the protection of CWPC).
  • First Secretary at the Embassy of Egypt in Budapest, Hungary in charge of consular and bilateral affairs 1997-1981.
  • Third Secretary at the Embassy of Egypt in Vienna, Austria in charge of press; bilateral as well as UNIDO affairs1974-1979.
  • Attaché Seconded to the Permanent Mission of Egypt to the United Nations in New York 1970.
  • Headed many Egyptian delegations as an ambassador; Secretary General of NCCM and later as Minister in various international conferences, events and negotiations