Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned born Al Khor, Qatar August 8, 1958. Muslim wife of Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, emir of Qatar. UNESCO Special Envoy for Basic and Higher Education, 2003; UN Alliance of Civilizations (AOC) Ambassador, 2010; UN Millennium Development Goals Advocacy Group, 2010. Received Chatham House Award for efforts to improve ties between Islam-West relations, 2007.
“As a citizen who takes pride in her Arab identity, rich civilization and cultural heritage, I, like hundreds of millions of my people, cannot accept the suffering of our brothers under siege in Gaza and the West Bank, whose values and cultural heritage in Jerusalem are threatened.” (UN Alliance of Civilization, Rio, May 28, 2010; photo theMuslim500)