Sheikha Hind: face of modern Qatar
Sheikha Hind bint Hamad bin Al-Thani is Vice Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development. Delivering the opening address during the recent UN Youth Dialogue in New York she outlined the organisation’s efforts in providing opportunities for young people through education at the UN HQ in New York. The 33-year old serves as Co-Chairperson of the Joint Advisory Board of Northwestern University in Qatar, a partner of Hamad Bin Khalifa University; Member of the Board of Trustees of QF and Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Teach For Qatar. She holds a master’s degree in human rights from University College, London and a bachelor’s degree from Duke University.