United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Rabat
Economic Affairs Officer, SRO-NA- Employment & Skills for Balanced Development Section
Amal Nagah Elbeshbishi is an Economic Affairs Officer at the Employment & Skills for Sustainable Development Section of the Subregional Office for North Africa in Rabat, Morocco. She is also a tenured Professor of Economics at Faculty of Commerce- Mansoura University, Egypt [on sabbatical leave (national assignment) to work for ECA]. Prior to joining ECA in 2005, Ms. Elbeshbishi lectured at universities in Bahrain, Egypt and the United States of America. She has also worked with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA) and the Egyptian Cabinet’s Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC). Ms. Elbeshbishi is the author/co-author of many research papers and books on several economic and social development issues. She holds a Master’s and a Ph.D. degree in Economics from Fordham University- New York, United States of America; and a Master’s degree in Economics from Mansoura University, Egypt.