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  • Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Misnad
    UNESCO Director-General Ko´chiro Matsuura has appointed Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Abdullah Al-Misnad, Consort of the Emir of the State of Qatar, UNESCO Special Envoy for Basic and Higher Education.

    During a nomination ceremony at UNESCO’s Paris Headquarters the 13th January 2003, Mr Matsuura paid tribute to the outstanding commitment of Her Highness to the promotion of education in Qatar, and her pioneering role in education initiative.

    As Chairperson of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development and President of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Misnad has spearheaded activities and projects in basic and higher education, establishing several high quality, non-profit private schools and learning institutions for children and young people in Qatar.

    As a UNESCO Special Envoy, Her Highness’s main mission will be to promote education for all children and the improvement of the quality of education throughout the world.


  • Akayeva, Mairam
  • Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Misnad
  • His Royal Highness Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud
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