Investing in a Strong Future: Qatari Investment and Innovation in Education

Join YPFP and the International Student House for an exclusive, off-the-record discussion with HE Mohammed Jaham Al Kuwari, Ambassador of the State of Qatar. Barbara Slavin, Director of the Future of Iran Initiative at the Atlantic Council, will be moderating a discussion with the Ambassador on the ways in which Qatar is investing in innovative approaches to education.


About Ambassador Al Kuwari

Ambassador Mohammed Jaham Al Kuwari was appointed Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the United States in 2013. Prior to this, Ambassador Al Kuwari served for a decade as Qatar’s Ambassador to France and accredited to Switzerland and the Holy See. In 2007, he became Qatar’s non-resident Ambassador to Monaco and Portugal. He was awarded The Grand Cross of the Order of St. Gregory the Great from the Holy See in 2006 and The Grand Cross of the Order of Merit from Portugal in 2012. In 2007, the President of France presented him with an officer badge of the Legion of Honor, the highest decoration in France. He has had a long diplomatic career including appointments as the third secretary of the Embassy of Qatar in the United States, the second secretary at the Embassy of Qatar in Spain and several positions at the Embassy of Qatar in Iran.


March 17, 2016 at 7pm - 8:30pm
International Student House
1825 R St NW
Great Room
Washington, DC 20009
United States
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