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Speakers

Ilham Aliyev
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PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

Irina Georgieva Bokova
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Director-General of UNESCO

Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser
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THE HIGH REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE UNITED NATIONS ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS.

Abdulaziz Othman Altwairji
a

DIRECTOR GENERAL OF ISESCO

Mehriban Aliyeva
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PRESIDENT OF THE HEYDAR ALIYEV FOUNDATION, AZERBAIJAN, GOODWILL AMBASSADOR OF UNESCO AND ISESCO

Abulfas Garayev
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Minister of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Chairman of the National Organizing Committee for the UNAOC 7th Global Forum

Mikayil Jabbarov
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Minister of Education of the Republic of AzerbaijanMINISTER OF EDUCATION OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

Azad Rahimov
a

Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Elmar Mammadyarov
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Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Leyla Aliyeva
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Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Azerbaijan, Goodwill Ambassador of Food and Agricultural Association of the United Nations

Nihal Saad
n

MODERATOR: MS. NIHAL SAAD, CHIEF OF CABINET AND SPOKESPERSON FOR HIGH REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE UNITED NATIONS ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS

Hijran Huseynova
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CHAIRWOMAN OF THE STATE COMMITTEE FOR FAMILY, WOMEN AND CHILDREN AFFAIRS OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC.

Kamal Boraiqa Abdelsalam
k

DEPARTMENT OF ISLAMIC STUDIES FACULTY OF LANGUAGES AND TRANSLATION AL-AZHAR UNIVERSITY

Rabbi Marc Schneier
r

PRESIDENT OF FOUNDATION FOR ETHNIC UNDERSTANDING

Samad Seyidov
s

MP & CHAIRMAN OF THE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AND INTERPARLIAMENTARY RELATIONS OF THE PARLIAENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

Mohamed Sameh Amr
m

PROFESSOR AND CHAIR OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AT CAIRO UNIVERSITY, FORMER AMBASSADOR AND PERMANENT DELEGATE OF EGYPT TO UNESCO

TALEB RIFAI
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SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (UNWTO)

YOUSEF BIN AHMAD AL-OTHAIMEEN
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SECRETARY GENERAL OF ORGANIZATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION

GABRIELLA BATTAINI-DRAGONI
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DEPUTY SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE

JOSÉ GRAZIANO DA SILVA
j

FAO DIRECTOR GENERAL

IBRAHIM BOUBACAR KEITA
i

PRESIDENT OF MALI

MAHER NASSER
m

ACTING UNDER-SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS (TBC)

ALEXANDER ZUEV
a

ASSISTANT SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR RULE OF LAW AND SECURITY

ILIANA IOTOVA
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VICE PRESIDENT OF BULGARIA

TACAN ILDEM
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DEPUTY SECRETARY GENERAL, NATO

ABOU FASSI-FIHRI
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REGIONAL DIRECTOR, MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA (MENA)

MARCELA VILLARREAL
m

DIRECTOR OF FAO’S OFFICE FOR PARTNERSHIP, ADVOCACY AND CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT

TAWWAKOL KARMAN
t

NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE

ESTRELLA PENUNIA
e

ESTHER AS CALLED BY COLLEAGUES – IS SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE ASIAN FARMERS’S ASSOCIATION (AFA), A REGIONAL ALLIANCE OF NATIONAL FARMERS’ ORGANIZATIONS

MYRNA CUNNINGHAM
m

FORMER SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE INDIGENOUS INTER-AMERICAN INSTITUTE

ROMAN TESFAYE ABNEH
r

FIRST LADY OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA SHORT BIOGRAPHY

JEANNETTE KAGAME
j

FIRST LADY OF THE REPUBLIC OF RWANDA

SANIYE GÜLSER CORAT
s

DIRECTOR DIVISION FOR GENDER EQUALITY OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL UNESCO

ZIYAFAT ABBAS ASGAROV
z

FIRST DEPUTY SPEAKER OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF AZERBAIJAN

MOHAMMAD ALI HOUMED
m

CHAIRMAN OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF DJIBOUTI

MURTAZA JAVED ABBASI
m

DEPUTY SPEAKER, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF PAKISTAN

ZAHIDA PARVEEN MANZOOR
z

MEMBER OF UNITED KINGDOM PARLIAMENT’S HOUSE OF LORDS

RADEK VONDRÁČEK
r

FIRST VICE-CHAIRMAN OF THE CHAMBER OF DEPUTIES OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC

CHAFICA HADDAD
c

CHAIRPERSON OF THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL COUNCIL OF THE INFORMATION FOR ALL PROGRAMME (IFAP) AND THE DEPUTY PERMANENT DELEGATE OF GRENADA TO UNESCO

FARKHAD HAJIYEV
f

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF YOUTH FOUNDATION UNDER THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

DANIEL DA HIEN
d

COORDINATOR OF THE AFRICAN YOUTH NETWORK OF AFRICAN NGO ON INFORMATION AND TRAINING FOR YOUTH

BOYAN RADOYKOV
b

CHIEF, SECTION FOR UNIVERSAL ACCESS AND PRESERVATION COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION SECTOR

ANNAMARIA OLSSON
a

SWEDEN FOUNDER AND CEO, GIVE SOMETHING BACK TO BERLIN

ELSAMARIE D’SILVA
e

FOUNDER AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, RED DOT FOUNDATION / SAFECITY

NAAMA MARKOVITCH
n

UNISTREAM DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND

MAHVASH HASSAN
m

VICE PRESIDENT, WELCOMING AMERICA

WANJALA WAFULA
w

FOUNDER, COEXIST INITIATIVE

ALESSANDRO GIROLA
a

PROGRAMMING COORDINATOR AT THE UNITED NATIONS ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS

ALEKSANDRA OCHIROVA
a

UNESCO GOODWILL AMBASSADOR

FRANCINE SAILLANT
f

PROFESSEURE ÉMÉRITE DÉPARTEMENT D’ANTHROPOLOGIE, UNIVERSITÉ LAVAL, QUÉBEC

SELIM EL SAYEGH
s

PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY PARIS-SACLAY, DIRECTOR OF CADMOS- CENTER FOR THE ANALYSIS OF DISPUTES AND THEIR MODES OF SETTLEMENT

LÁZARO ISRAEL RODRIGUEZ OLIVA
l

INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANT, TRANSFORMATORIO CULTURAL PARA EL DESARROLLO

HUGUE CHARNIE NGANDEU NGATTA
h

ASSISTANT PROGRAMME SPECIALIST IN UNESCO MULTISECTORAL REGIONAL OFFICE IN ABUJA

SHAIKHA MAI BINT MOHAMMED AL-KHALIFA
s

PRESIDENT OF THE BAHRAIN AUTHORITY FOR CULTURE AND ANTIQUITIES & PRESIDENT OF THE ARAB REGIONAL CENTRE FOR WORLD HERITAGE

PRINCESS DANA FIRAS
p

PRESIDENT, PETRA NATIONAL TRUST, THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN

AMR ABDEL-GHAFFAR
a

REGIONAL DIRECTOR FOR THE MIDDLE EAST AND ADVISOR TO THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ON TOURISM AND PEACE, WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (UNWTO)

KOEN VERLAECKT
k

SECRETARY GENERAL, FLANDERS DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

ARUNDHIKA FERNANDO
a

DEPUTY MINISTER OF TOURISM DEVELOPMENT AND CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS OF SRI LANKA

THOK SOKHOM
t

DIRECTIOR - DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AND ASEAN MINISTRY OF TOURISM

LOUIS D ́AMORE
l

FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF PEACE THROUGH TOURISM (IIPT)

RICHARD HIGGOTT
r

EMERITUS PROFESSOR OF INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY,UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK

VIRGINIA PROUD LLB
v

RESEARCH OFFICER, VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT BRUSSEL

MIKE HARDY
m

PROFESSOR OF INTERCULTURAL RELATIONS, DIRECTOR OF CENTRE FOR TRUST, PEACE AND SOCIAL RELATIONS

DAVID COMROUX
d

IS RESIDENT SENIOR ASSOCIATE WITHIN THE CENTRE DE RECHERCHES INTERNATIONALES (CERI).

JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BAS
j

PRESIDENT, GLOBAL COMPASS

NELSON FERNANDEZ
n

DIRECTOR, DIVISION OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION, MUNICIPALITY OF MONTEVIDEO – LEAD CITY OF COALITION OF LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN CITIES AGAINST RACISM

FUAD HUSEYNOV
f

DEPUTY CHAIRMAN OF THE STATE COMMITTEE FOR AFFAIRS OF EFUGEES AND INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS

THOMAS RAJACOVICS
t

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT AND SPOKESPERSON FOR INTEGRATION AND INTERFAITH DIA- LOGUE AT THE MAYOR’S OFFICE IN THE CITY OF GRAZ, AUSTRIA

PATRICK TARAN
p

MIGRATION EXPERT

MILITARU ADELA-MIHAELA
m

ASSOCIATE TRAINER IN TEACH FOR ROMANIA

MOHAMMED ALSAUD
m

TRAINER FOR THE TRAINING FOR TRAINERS ON GLOBAL EDUCATION DURING THE 17TH UYD

INSAF RHOUZLANI
i

INTERNAL AUDIT & RISKS TRAINEE AT BPOST, BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

MYRIAM CHOPIN
m

UNIVERSITY OF HAUTE-ALSACE, FRANCE

GERARDO BAUTISTA
g

PUBLISHER

AMINA HAMSHARI
a

INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE SECTION, SOCIAL AND HUMAN SCIENCES SECTOR, UNESCO

ARAZ AZIMOV
a

DEPUTY MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

CHRISTIAN GUILLERMET
c

DEPUTY DIRECTOR-GENERAL, FOREIGN POLICY, MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS (COSTA RICA)

ZALMAY KHALILZAD
z

FORMER AMERICAN AMBASSADOR

MOHAMMED ALSAUD
m

CONSULTANT, UNESCO LIAISON OFFICE IN GENEVA

JENS BOEL
j

CHIEF ARCHIVIST, UNESCO

ALI HASANOV
a

ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT FOR PUBLIC AND POLITICAL ISSUES,DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC AND POLITICAL ISSUES

MOHAMMAD MOHIUDDIN
m

PRESIDENT OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE NORTH-SOUTH CENTRE OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE.

BRENDAN MCALLISTER
b

SENIOR MEDIATION ADVISER, DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL AFFAIRS, UNITED NATIONS

NATHALIE GUILLAUME
n

POLITICAL ANALYST AND PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER AT THE UNITED NATIONS ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS

SHEIKH-UL-ISLAM ALLAHSHUKUR PASHAZADE
s

SHEIKH-UL-ISLAM ALLAHSHUKUR PASHAZADE

KAMAL ABDULLA
k

THE STATE COUNSELLOR OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN ON INTERETHNIC, MULTICULTURALISM AND RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS

MUBARIZ GURBANLI
m

(CHAIRMAN TO THE STATE COMMITTEE ON RELIGIOUS ASSOCIATIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN)

JUAN CARLOS MENDEZ
j

(PASTOR OF CENTRO CRISTIANO BET-EL A SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH IN LOS ANGELES, USA)

TERESA DAMASIO
t

DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AT THE LUSOPHONE UNIVERSITY OF HUMAN- ITIES AND TECHNOLOGIES, PORTUGAL

ALEKSANDR NESTEROV
a

HEAD OF EUROPEAN STUDIES AT URAL FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA

AYTAN GAHRAMANOVA
a

COUNSELOR AT BAKU INTERNATIONAL MULTICULTURALISM CENTRE

ARYE GUT
a

HEAD OF THE BRANCH OF BAKU INTERNATIONAL MULTICULTURALISM CENTER IN STATE OF ISRAEL

MAHOMED A. KHAN
m

KING FAHAD MOSQUE’S INTERFAITH PROGRAM DIRECTOR, LOS ANGELES, USA

NURIT GREENGER
n

FREELANCE JOURNALIST, USA

CARLYLE BEGAY
c

FORMER ARIZONA STATE SENATOR, USA

OLEG KUZNETSOV
o

CONSULTANT

HYEPIN IM
h

U.S. PRESIDENTIAL APPOINTEE ON THE CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE, USA

JANNAH SCOTT
j

CONSULTANT AT WASHINGTON DC ASSOCIATES, USA

ADNAN KHAN
a

THE COUNCIL OF PAKISTAN AMERICAN AFFAIRS (COPAA)

ETIBAR NAJAFOV
e

(HEAD ADVISER OF THE SERVICE OF THE STATE COUNSELLOR OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZER- BAIJAN FOR MULTICULTURALISM, INTERETHNIC AND RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS)

NEVENA VUKASINOVIC
n

EUROPEAN NON-GOVERNMENTAL SPORTS ORGANISATION, ENGSO-YOUTH

SUE GLASSEY
s

CHAIR OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF MUAYTHAI AMATEUR FEMALE COMMISSION AND FORMER WORLD CHAMPION BOXER

JOEL BOUZOU
j

PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER, PEACE AND SPORT

VAHID SHAHBAZI
v

IRANIAN MUAYTHAI CHAMPION (YOUTH SPEAKER)

CAROLINE BAXTER TRESISE
c

CONSULTANT, UNESCO BANGKOK

NOVRUZ MAMMADOV
n

DEPUTY HEAD OF THE ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN RELATIONS.

PATRICE BRODEUR SENIOR ADVISOR
p

KING ABDULLA INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR NTERCULTURAL AND INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE

SCHERTO GILL
s

SENIOR FELLOW, GUERRAND-HERMÈS FOUNDATION FOR PEACE

IMAD KARAM
i

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, INITIATIVES OF CHANGE INTERNATIONAL

TIM WILLIAMS
t

TEAM LEADER OF THE EU-EASTERN PARTNERSHIP CULTURE AND CREATIVITY PROGRAMME

JOEL BONS
j

COMPOSER, ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

MOHAMAD ILYAS YAHPRUNG
m

DEPUTY DIRECTOR, WASATIYYAH INSTITUTE FOR PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT, THAILAND

SANTOS MORALES
s

COMMISSIONER, NATIONAL COMMISSION ON MUSLIM FILIPINOS, OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

ELDAR SALIMOV
e

SENIOR FELLOW, GUERRAND-HERMÈS FOUNDATION FOR PEACE

SARAH LAMRINI
s

PRODUCER AT YAMI

NICK CHRISTOPHER
n

PRODUCER AT YAMI 2

TATSUHIRO BENIKO
t

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING ASIA-PACIFIC BROADCASTING UNION

NG YEEN SEEN
n

CHIEF ADVISOR TO THE MINISTER IN THE PRIME MINISTER’S DEPARTMENT OF MALAYSIA

GLORIA TAUK
g

PARTICIPANT IN “GENERATION WHAT?” IN ARAB STATES

SUE VIZE
s

REGIONAL ADVISER FOR SOCIAL AND HUMAN SCIENCES IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC UNESCO

FARIZ ISMAYILZADE
f

VICE RECTOR FOR EXTERNAL, GOVERNMENT AND STUDENT AFFAIRS AT THE ADA UNIVERSITY

GAMAL SHIHA
g

CHAIRMAN OF THE COMMITTEE OF THE PARLIAMENTARY EDUCATION, HIGHER EDUCATION, AND SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH IN EGYPT

HASSAN NADHEM
h

UNESCO CHAIR FOR INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE

MAYSOUN CHEHAB
m

BASIC EDUCATION AND INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE PROGRAMME OFFICER, UNESCO BEIRUT