Prof. Ibrahim Souss


Prof. Ibrahim SoussDr. Ibrahim Souss is a professor of political science. A graduate of Sciences Po Paris and the University of Paris-VIII, he was appointed in 1975 as the first Permanent Observer of Palestine at UNESCO. He then served as Delegate General of Palestine (1978-1992), ambassador to France (as well as non-resident ambassador to Senegal, 1983-1985). He also founded in 1993 a Geneva-based consulting group, Soura S.A., in which he held the position of CEO-Administrator until his appointment in 1998 as Assistant Director General of the International Labour Organization with the rank of United Nations Assistant-Secretary General.

Prof. Souss has presided over the Geneva Foundation for Governance & Public Policy since its creation, and is GGSG’s vice-chancellor.

A regular columnist in European and Arab newspapers and magazines, Dr. Souss has published 10 books (novels, essays) and contributed many articles and research papers in various languages on international affairs and political science issues, labour law and social security in Arab countries. He lectured in various European universities and professional schools : France’s military academy Saint-Cyr, Institut Catholique d’Enseignement Supérieur, University of Malta LINK Campus Rome, and Webster University. He is currently on leave to Zayed University (UAE).

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