Top 10 Most Powerful Arab Women In Government 2017




Minister of Education



Madeeha bint Ahmed bin Nassir Al-Shibaniyah has been serving as the Minister of Education since 2011. With a PhD in education from the University of California, Berkeley, Al-Shibaniyah also serves as the chair of Omani National Commission for Education, Culture and Science. As part of her ministerial duties, Al-Shibaniyah drafts educational policies, develops plans to ensure policies are implemented, and encourages private sector investment in school education.

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