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Chair, Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF)
Qatar Foundation was established in 1995 and is playing a central role in Qatar’s transformation into a knowledge-based society through unlocking human potential.

 

Special Envoy for Basic and Higher Education, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
In 2003, Sheikha Moza was appointed as UNESCO’s Special Envoy for Basic and Higher Education in recognition of her ongoing work in education.

 

Advocate, United Nations Millennium Development Goals
In June 2010, Sheikha Moza was invited by the United Nations Secretary General to be a member of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals  Advocacy Group with a special focus on Millennium Development Goal number 2 –universal primary education. Presently, she also is the co-leader of the Education and Health cluster of this group.

 

Member of the Steering Committee of the UN Secretary-General’s Global Education First Initiative
In September 2012, Sheikha Moza joined the Secretary General of the United Nations in New York, in her capacity as a member of the UN Millennium Development Goals Advocacy Group, in launching the Global Education First Initiative. The initiative aims to put every child in school, improve the quality of learning, and foster global citizenship.

 

Ambassador, United Nations Alliance of Civilizations
In 2005, Sheikha Moza was invited to be part of the High Level Group of the Alliance of Civilization (AOC), a group launched by the United Nations Secretary General to foster intercultural dialogue. Subsequently, she was appointed as Alliance of Civilizations Ambassador.

 

Chair, Silatech
Launched in 2008 to address the critical and growing issue of youth unemployment in the Arab world, Silatech connects young people with employment and enterprise opportunities and promotes job creation and training.

 

Chair, Education Above All
Education Above All is a nonprofit organization that seeks to improve access to high quality education for vulnerable and marginalized people in the developing world.

 

Chair of the Board of Trustees, Arab Democracy Foundation
Founded in 2007, the Doha-based Arab Democracy Foundation supports citizens’ initiatives across the Middle East by strengthening their institutional capacities and promoting democratic values.

 

Founder, Shafallah Centre for Children with Special Needs
Founded in 1999, the Shafallah Centre offers special education and cutting-edge therapeutic care for children in Qatar with disabilities.

 

Chair, Sidra Medical and Research Centre
Announced in 2004, the Sidra Medical & Research Centre, due to open in 2015 and backed by a $7.9 billion endowment, is envisaged to be one of the world’s leading centre’s for medical training, research and treatment related to women and children’s health.

 

Chair, World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH)
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) is a high-profile initiative that aims to promote and facilitate innovation in the delivery of healthcare around the globe through an international network of health reformers.  

 

Chair, World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE)
The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) is an international, multi-sectoral platform for creative thinking, debate and purposeful action in order to build the future of education through innovation.

 

Former:

 

Chair, Supreme Council for Family Affairs, 1998-1999
Founded in 1998, the Supreme Council for Family Affairs plays an important role in policies and legislation that affect families.

 

Vice Chair, Supreme Education Council, 2006-2012
Formed in 2002, the Supreme Education Council is responsible for directing Qatar’s education policy and developing and implementing Qatar’s education reform efforts.

 

Vice Chair, Supreme Council of Health, 2009-2014
Founded in 2009, the Supreme Council of Health is working to build a national health system that is able to provide world-class care specific to the needs of the people of Qatar.

 

 

 

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