Abeer Dawood Abu Ghaith

Palestine

Abeer is a Delegate Speaker for the 2015 Education Plenary Session. At age 31, she is also a pioneer in female empowerment and education in Palestine. She created NETKITE (funded by the EU), a cross-border network to foster knowledge-intensive business incubation and technology transfers. She is also the CEO and Founder of MENA Alliances, which aims to provide high quality outsource solutions and created employment opportunities for 300 young people and women in the MENA region. She is the CEO and Founder of StayLinked, a business service provider that acts as a bridge between skilled talent in Palestine and worldwide businesses. She served as the Country Director of the Women’s Campaign International (WCI) and their flagship programme, ALWANE (My Colours), working at both a national and regional levels, leading and motivating a team of more than 35+ of youth, volunteers and activists in Palestine. She was named as one of the 100 Most Powerful Arabs Under 40, #35, Arabian Business Magazine, 2015.