Mrs. Doaa Sharaky
Egypt

Mrs. Sharaky has a Bachelor of Arts in English literature from Cairo University. Her higher studies were in the field of English Translation. Currently, she works as a cultural translation specialist at the Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO, Ministry of Higher Education.

She is a member of the culture department, and participates in following up her country's files related to the main cultural domains and conventions of UNESCO such as: natural and cultural heritage, intangible cultural heritage (ICH), cultural diversity, underwater heritage, and nominations for certain international prizes such as the Sharjah Prize. She also participates in preparing projects for the Participation Programme of UNESCO, and oversees the implementation of such projects aimed at achieving UNESCO goals and enhancing its visibility in the member states.

She is a member of the team of translators at UNESCO Center for Publications, issuing specialized periodicals such as "Prospects", "The International Museum", and "International Social Journals" in Arabic.  She has over 100 articles in these periodicals.