Building peace in the minds of men and women

Youth and the Internet: Fighting Radicalization and Extremism

Tue, 16 Jun - 9:30 to 10:15

Opening Remarks

Chafica Haddad

Chair of the Information for All Programme (IFAP)

Ms. Haddad is the Deputy Permanent Delegate of Grenada to UNESCO. Since 2000, as representative of Grenada, she has played key roles in UNESCO’s international standard setting activities, and in chairing or serving in various intergovernmental forums and commissions in the fields of communication and information, culture and sports. Prior to her diplomatic career she was the Director of the Centre for “Action and Information for Development and International Understanding” and the Vice-Chair of the World Federation of UNESCO Clubs, Centres and Associations (WFUCA). Ms Haddad is the first representative from a small island developing state (SIDS) to hold this position.