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Social and Human Sciences Sector - Who's Who

Nada Al-Nashif - Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences

Nada Al-Nashif took up her duties as Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences at UNESCO on 16 February 2015.

She is the holder of a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (1987) from Balliol, Oxford University and a Master’s in Public Policy (1991) from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

Prior to joining UNESCO, she served (2007-2014) as Assistant Director-General/Regional Director of the International Labour Organization’s Regional Office for Arab States, based in Beirut, Lebanon. Previously she worked at UNDP, where she started her UN career in 1991, serving in Libya (1992-1995), Lebanon (2000-2004), Iraq (2003) and at Headquarters in New York (1995-2000, 2005-2006).

As a development economist and practitioner, she serves in an advisory capacity on several boards, notably the Boards of Trustees of Birzeit University and the Human Development NGO, Taawon.

 

Office of the Assistant Director-General

NADA AL-NASHIF
Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences
n.al-nashif@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 17 33

 

CHRISTINE HUGONINC-SAYAG
Executive Assistant to the Assistant Director-General
c.hugoninc-sayag@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 17 33

CAROLINE DESCOMBRIS
Executive Coordinator and Liaison Officer
c.descombris@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 16 24

Directors

ANGELA MELO
Director - Policies and Programmes
a.melo@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 70

 

ANA IGLESIAS-MOREL
Senior Secretary to Director
a.morel@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 70
Fax: +33 (0)1 45 68 57 24

MAGNUS MAGNUSSON
Director - Partnerships and Outreach
m.magnusson@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 11 22

ROZA AGRANE
Senior Secretary to Director
r.agrane@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 17 53

Executive Office

JULIUS BANDA
Chief of Executive Office
j.banda@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 38 26

MIMOUNA ABDERRAHMANE
Publications Officer
m.abderrahmane@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 16 62

AREEJ ATALLA
Associate Project Officer
a.atalla@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 02

PATRICK BRADLEY
Editorial Assistant
p.bradley@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 12 07

MAYA MAKHLOUF SARRAZIN
Programme Specialist
m.makhlouf@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 14 88

PETRA VAN VUCHT TIJSSEN
Communication Officer
p.van-vucht-tijssen@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 23 85

 

Administrative and Finance Office

SHASHANK SHEKHAR
Administrative Officer
s.shekhar@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 13 57

MIGUELINA DOMÍNGUEZ GÓMEZ
Administrative Assistant
m.dominguez@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 12 49

MATHILDE MALZY
Senior Administrative Assistant
m.malzy@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 10 50

SAMBA YAYA WANE
Administrative Assistant
sy.wane@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 19 48

WIROT WIROTRANGSAN
Assistant Administrative Officer
w.wirotrangsan@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 14 99

 

Bioethics and Ethics of Science Section

DAFNA FEINHOLZ
Chief of Section
d.feinholz@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 49 94

GLORIA ESTHER VERNIZZI
Section assistant
ge.vernizzi@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 38 57

TEE WEE ANG
Programme Specialist / Responsible for the Global Ethics Observatory (GEObs)
t.ang@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 23 36

ADÈLE DITARANTO
Consultant
a.ditaranto@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 14 06

ORIO IKEBE
Programme Specialist
o.ikebe@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 12 31

LIHUI XU
Associate Programme Specialist
l.xu@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 21 79

IRINA ZOUBENKO-LAPLANTE
Assistant Programme Specialist
i.zoubenko-laplante@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 06 54

Intercultural Dialogue Section

ANN-BELINDA PREIS
Chief of Section
ab.preis@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 12 46

PAULETTE FOREST
Section assistant
p.forest@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 11 51

SHAMA CHOKKAM SUNDERRAJ
Senior Programme Assistant
s.chokkam-sunderraj@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 09 66

AMINA HAMSHARI
Programme Specialist
a.hamshari@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 12 41

EUAN MACKWAY-JONES
Assistant Programme Specialist
e.mackway-jones@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 42

JOYCE MONTEIRO CROUZET
Assistant Programme Specialist
j.monteiro@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 11 06

Inclusion and Rights Section

ANNA MARIA MAJLÖF
Chief of Section a.i.
am.majlof@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 17 77

GARANCE SARLAT
Programme Assistant
s.garance@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 20 81

TABUÉ NGUMA
Associate Project Officer
t.nguma@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 29

KONSTANTINOS TARARAS
Programme Specialist
k.tararas@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 23 95

LINDA TINIO-LE DOUARIN
Assistant Programme Specialist
l.tinio@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 17 70

Research, Policy and Foresight Section

JOHN CROWLEY
Chief of Section
j.crowley@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 49 94

RIMA SIRYANI PRESTAT
Section assistant
r.siryani@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 38 58
Fax: +33 (0)1 45 68 55 15

LAMINE DIAGNE
Project Officer
l.diagne@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 24 31

CECILIE GOLDEN
Programme Specialist
c.golden@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 15

NYASHA KWEDZA
Project Assistant
n.kwedza@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 14 95

STEVEN RIEL MILLER
Programme Specialist - Future Litteracy
r.miller@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 09 50

PEDRO MANUEL MONREAL GONZALEZ
Programme Specialist
pm.monreal-gonzalez@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 14 21

IULIA SEVCIUC
Programme Specialist
i.sevciuc@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 04 65

MEHRDAD SHABAHANG
Project Officer
m.shabahang@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 16 69

APRIL TASH
Programme Specialist
a.tash@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 20 34

NATALIA WAGNER
Project Assistant
n.wagner@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 18 58

Youth and Sport Section

ALEXANDER SCHISCHLIK
Chief of Section
a.schischlik@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 43 87

ELEANA FELICI
Section assistant - Physical Education and Sport / Anti-Doping
e.felici@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 37 12
Fax: +33 (0)1 45 68 57 28

KRISTINA BALALOVSKA
Senior Programme Assistant - Youth
k.balalovska@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 38 02

MARCELLIN DALLY
Programme Specialist - Secretary, International Anti-Doping Convention
m.dally@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 09 92

PAULA ISTURIZ CAVERO
Associate Project Officer - Global Coordinator PVE Project
p.isturiz-cavero@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 18 23

MARIA KYPRIOTOU
Assistant Programme Specialist - Youth
m.kypriotou@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 16 30

ELENA LICHERI
Project Assistant - Anti-Doping
e.licheri@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 15 30

CLAUDIA MARESIA
Assistant Programme Specialist - Youth
c.maresia@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 16 28

PHILIPP MÜLLER-WIRTH
Programme Specialist - Physical Education and Sport
p.muller-wirth@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 14 03

IOANA-RALUCA PETRE-SANDOR
Assistant Project Officer - Anti-Doping
ir.petre-sandor@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 13 04

GIULIA SCACCHI
Consultant - Physical Education and Sport
g.scacchi@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 04 27

RINRADA YOTHAPARN
Programme Assistant
r.yothaparn@unesco.org
+33 (0)1 45 68 19 44

Field Network in Africa

PHINITH CHANTHALANGSY
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Harare
p.chanthalangsy@unesco.org
+263 8677008414

ABDUL RAHMAN LAMIN
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Nairobi
ar.lamin@unesco.org
+254 20 762 2617

YVONNE MATUTURU
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Yaoundé
y.matuturu@unesco.org
+237 22 20 35 47/48
Fax: +237 22 20 35 49

HUGUE CHARNIE NGANDEU NGATTA
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Abuja
hc.ngandeu-ngatta@unesco.org

MARÉMA TOURÉ THIAM
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Dakar
m.toure-thiam@unesco.org
+221 33 849 23 40
Fax: +221 33 823 86 22 / 23

 

Field Network in Arab States

JANA EL BABA
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Cairo
j.el-baba@unesco.org
+202 27943036

SEIKO SUGITA
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Beirut
s.sugita@unesco.org
+9611 85 00 13
Fax: +9611 82 48 54

 

Field Network in Asia and the Pacific

UNDRAL GANBAATAR
Assistant Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Bangkok
u.ganbaatar@unesco.org

IRAKLI KHODELI
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Jakarta
i.khodeli@unesco.org
+62-21 739 9818 (ext. 804)
Fax: +62-21 7279 6489

SARAY LOBATO DE LA FUENTE
Consultant - UNESCO Office in Tehran
s.lobato@unesco.org
+98 21 22751315-7 - Ext 103

ARINA MYASSOYED
National Programme Officer - UNESCO Office in Almaty
a.myassoyed@unesco.org
+7 727 2582643 ext. 1411

JUAN PABLO RAMIREZ-MIRANDA
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in New Delhi
jp.ramirez-miranda@unesco.org
(91-11) 26111867

 

FREDERICK W. RUSSELL-RIVOALLAN
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Beijing
f.russell@unesco.org
+86 10 65322828 Ext.101

 

SUSAN MAREE VIZE
Regional Advisor - UNESCO Office in Bangkok
s.vize@unesco.org
+662 391 0577 ext.141

 

Field Network in Latin America and the Caribbean

ANDREA GISSELLE BURBANO FUERTES
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Kingston
ag.burbano-fuertes@unesco.org
+1 (876) 630 5300

BEATRIZ MARIA GODINHO BARROS COELHO
National Professional Officer - UNESCO Office in Brasilia
b.coelho@unesco.org
+55 61 2106-3519

ANDRÉS MORALES
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Montevideo
a.morales@unesco.org

ANA MARÍA PRATS
Basque Volunteer - UNESCO Office in San José
am.prats@unesco.org
+506 20103820

FABIO SOARES EON
Programme Coordinator  - UNESCO Office in Brasilia
fabio.eon@unesco.org.br
+55 61 2106-3511
Fax: +55 61 3323 8221

SUSANA VIDAL
Programme Specialist - UNESCO Office in Montevideo
s.vidal@unesco.org
+598 2 413 20 75