Speakers 2020

Ayoub Al-Jawaldeh

Regional Advisor Nutrition for the Eastern Mediterranean, EMRO, World Health Organization (WHO)

Dr Ayoub Al-Jawaldeh is an International expert in Nutrition, holding PhD, MSc, PGD, and BSc from Jordan University. He works with World Health Organization as a Regional Adviser in Nutrition in Eastern Mediterranean Region since 2009. He worked more than 20 years with World Food Programme as Deputy Country Director, Head of Programmes and International Expert in many countries i.e. Egypt, Iran, Afghanistan, Sudan, Malawi, Jordan and Iraq. He is a lecturer in International nutrition policies at Vienna University for Post graduate students. He worked also with Public sector for more than 8 years as Food Quality Control Officer and Clinical Dietitian He is an expert, and programme manager who simultaneously manages multiple international executive functions including nutrition policies and strategies, research and capacity building programme; addressing double burden of malnutrition, maternal and child health, and diet related non-communicable diseases.