Massouma Al-Mubarak

Massouma Al-Mubarak

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Massouma al-Mubarak is Kuwait's first female minister, sworn in on June 20, 2005. She was Minister of Planning and Minister of State for Administrative Development. Massouma al-Mubarak was educated in the United States and is a professor of political science. Massouma went to the US for higher education in 1971. She has two master's degrees and a doctorate from the University of Denver. Since 1982 she has been teaching political science at the Kuwait University. She has been active in the field of equal rights for women and also writes a daily column for Al-Anba newspaper. In 2002 she collected signatures on a petition opposing segregation by gender or abolishing coeducation in Kuwait. On 25 August 2007, Massouma resigned as Minister of Health following after a fire in a hospital in Jahra. The fire killed two patients.show more

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Loc Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136598450
  • 9786136598451