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Prince Zeid Ra'ad AL HUSSEIN Ambassador of The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United States, Washington DC


 B.A. from The Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D. from Cambridge University, served as an officer in the Jordanian military
1994-1996 Political affairs officer in UNPROFOR in the former Yugoslavia
  coordinator of the Non-Aligned Movement for several years
1996-2000 Jordan s Deputy Permanent Representative at the UN
  Central role in the establishment of the International Criminal Court (ICC)
2002-2005 Elected the first president of the governing body of the ICC
  chair of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Scope of Legal Protection under the
  Convention on the Safety of United Nations and Associated Personnel
2004 Chairman of the "Panel of Experts for the UN Secretary-General s Trust Fund to
  assist States in the Settlement of Disputes through the International Court of
  Justice", boundary dispute between Benin and Niger
Jordan s representative and head of delegation before the International Court of
  Justice, relating to the wall built by Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territories
2004-2005 "Advisor to the Secretary-General on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse"
  chairs the Consultative Committee for the United Nations Development Fund for
  Women (UNIFEM)
since 2000 Jordan s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations


among others:
1989 Religious Militancy in the Arab Middle East: Threats and Responses 1979-1988, in the Cambridge Review of International Affairs
1994 A Nightmare Avoided: Jordan and Suez 1956, in Israel Affairs