About The Speaker
Executive Director of the Rowad 2030 project.Dr. Khalil is currently the “Executive Director” of the Rowad 2030 project, a national entrepreneurship initiative created under the umbrella of the Egyptian Ministry of Planning and Economic Development. Under her leadership, Rowad 2030 was successfully awarded and been recognized with several prominent international, regional, and national awards like the UN Best Practice recognition. Also, it was able to export its practices to several regional countries, and act as a regional hub to entrepreneurship. Before joining the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development, Dr. Khalil worked at UNWTO for more than 5 years at the Regional Program for the Middle East (based in Madrid) supporting the UN sustainable development agenda and increasing the recognition of the transformative power of tourism in combating global challenges. In addition, she was the Head of the External Relations and Communication unit at Nexos Alianza.