Meet our speakers

May 2, 2018

Mr. Najib Saab, AFED

An architect by training, Najib Saab is Secretary General of Arab Forum for Environment & Development (AFED), and Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Al-Bia Wal-Tanmia (Environment & […]
May 2, 2018

Ms. Radia Sedaoui, UN-ESCWA

Ms. Radia Sedaoui is the Chief of the Energy Section in the Sustainable Development Policies Division of UN-Economic Social Commission West Asia (ESCWA) since 1st February […]
May 2, 2018

Ms.Tessa Terpstra, Dutch Envoy for Water and Energy Security for the MENA region

Tessa Terpstra is the first Dutch Envoy for Water and Energy Security for the MENA region. She is based in Jordan and deals with climate change […]
May 2, 2018

Mr. Omar Fadel Abu Eid, EU delegation to Jordan

Omar Fadel Abu Eid is currently working as the Energy, Environment and Climate Change Programme Manager at the EU delegation to Jordan. He joint the EU […]
May 2, 2018

Ms. Roula Majdalani, UN-ESCWA.

Roula Majdalani is the Director of the Sustainable Development Policies Division at UN-ESCWA. The division promotes cooperation among Arab countries on sustainable management of natural resources […]
May 2, 2018

Mr. Nicholas Howarth,KAPSARC

Nicholas Howarth is an applied economist specializing in economic growth, energy policy, natural resource and environmental issues. He is a research fellow at KAPSARC currently focused […]
May 2, 2018

Ms. Anita Richter, Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Anita Richter is head of a regional project for climate and energy policy in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) at the Gesellschaft für Internationale […]
May 2, 2018

Eng. Jamila Mattar, League of Arab States

Ms. Jamila Matar holds a B.Sc. in “Electrical Engineering” from Kuwait University and a Masters degree of Economics from the American University in Cairo. She is […]
May 2, 2018

Mr. Henk Nijland, FMO

Mr. Henk Nijland has been working for FMO since 2001 in various positions. Currently, he is responsible for project finance transactions in the energy sector, mainly […]
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