PAM PRESIDENT 2019-2020

Dr. Alia Hatoug-Bouran

Academic Background:

- Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences, Strategic Planning, Russian Academy of Science Novosibirsk Branch, 1980-1983.

- MSC in Applied Environmental Studies, Moscow State University (1979-1980).

- BSC in Applied Environmental Studies, Moscow State University (1975-1979).

Work Experience:

- Member of the Jordanian Senate/Foreign Affairs Committee since 2016.

- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United States and the United Mexican States from September 2010 to May 2016.

- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United Kingdom, Ireland and Iceland from 2006 to 2010.

- Minister of Tourism & Antiquities from 25/10/2003 to 27/11/2005.

- Minister of Environment and Minister of Tourism and Antiquities from 25/10/2003 to 24/4/2004.

- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the Kingdom of Belgium (1/6/2001-25/10/2003).

- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the Kingdom of Norway (20/3/2002-25/10/2003).

- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the European Communities (20/12/2001-25/10/2003).

- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (13/12/2001-25/10/2003).

- Secretary General of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in Jordan (1998-2001)

- Head of National Debt-for-Nature Swap Program in Jordan, with the technical assistance of the IUCN and in partnership with UNDP – Amman (1995-2000).

- Head of Environment Team of Free Trade Agreement between Jordan and the United States (1999-2000).

- Senior Negotiating member on Environment Track during peace talks with Israel, Bilateral Negotiations (1993-1994).

- Head of Jordanian Team on the Environmental Multilateral Peace Talks (1998-1999).

- Associate Professor of Environmental Science faculty of applied Sciences, Centre for Strategic Studies, University of Jordan (1984-1998).

Awards:

- The Independence Medal of the First Degree.

- The Independence Medal of the Second Degree.

- The Independence Medal of the Third Degree.

- Award by the German-Mediterranean Council on Achievements and Excellence in the Field of Environment and Sustainable Development.

Languages:

Arabic, English and Russian

Place of Birth:

Amman, Jordan

Marital Status:

Married with two children

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