Salma Al-Nims

Salma Al-Nims

Salma Al-Nims

Senior Social Affairs officer, Gender Equality and Inclusion, UNESCWA

Dr Salma Nims, has served as Secretary General of the Jordanian National Commission for Women from 2014-2022, where she worked on several initiatives including increasing women political participation at national and local levels and the enhancement of women and youth engagement in political advocacy and policy making. She holds a PhD and MSc from University College London and has 20 years in gender equality and inclusion in development. Dr. Nims served on several global and regional committees and task forces including the UN High-level Task Force on Financing for Gender Equality. In 2019, she received Said Foundation Outstanding Achievement Prize, for her contributions to the development of the Arab region.

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Day 2 20 Sep 2024
10:45 - 11:20

Session 5: Gender Equality and Authoritarianism