Dr Nouria Benghabrit-Remaoun
Minister of National Education, Algeria
Dr Nouria Benghabrit has been Minister of Education in Algeria since 2014. Prior to that she worked as a permanent researcher and Director at the Research Centre for Cultural and Social Anthropology (CRASC) for ten years and as a Teacher at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Oran in the Institute of Social Sciences for 20 years.
Dr Benghabrit has also been a Member of the Development Policy Committee of the Social Economic Council and the United Nations, and was Vice-President of the Board of Directors of the African Governance Institute (IAA) in Dakar, Senegal from 2007 to 2010. From 2003 to 2006 she was President of the Arab Scienti c Committee of the Unesco Forum for Higher Education Research and Knowledge and she holds a doctorate from the University of the Sorbonne in Paris.