Staff list

ILO Regional Office for Arab States

Regional Management 

Ms. Ruba Jaradat            Regional Director
Mr. Peter Johan Rademaker Deputy Regional Director
& Director Decent Work Technical Support Team for Arab States
Ms. Madonna Hayek Executive Assistant to Regional Director
Ms. Najiyah Menassa Executive Assistant to Director

Regional Administrative Services Unit

Mr. Ghassan Harmouche Chief, Regional Administrative Services, a.i.
Mr. Mohamad Karaki Regional Security Officer
Ms. Mirna Chmouny Senior Information Technology Assistant
Mr. Tsolag Torossian Senior Finance Assistant
Ms. Amal El Fakhoury Operations Assistant
Ms. Penelope Shawkatly Office Support Assistant
Mr. Jaafar Karaki Finance Assistant
Mr. Kamal Arzouni Senior Driver
Mr. Yassin Salam Driver
Mr. Hadi Hassan Khazem Messenger

Regional HR Unit

Ms. Rita Khairallah Regional Coordinator for Human Resources
Ms. Leila Bekdache Human Resources Officer
Ms. Tania Massad Senior Human Resources Assistant
Ms. Mayssam Al Kharrat Administrative and Human Resources Assistant

Regional Programme Service Unit

Mr. Oktavianto Pasaribu Chief, Regional Programming Services
Ms. Nathalie Bavitch UN Coherence and Partnerships Officer
Mr. Hideyuki Tsuruoka Regional Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
Mr. Toni Ayrouth Programme Officer
Ms. Joumana Karame National Programme Officer
Mr. Vitalii El-Dani Programme Officer
Ms. Hiba Al Rifai Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Ms. Feryal Jabbour Operations Assistant
Mr. Moussa Toufaily Programme Assistant
Mr. Bachar Abdallah Programme Assistant

Regional Communication & Public Information Unit

Ms. Salwa Kanaana Regional Communication & Public Information Officer

Decent Work Technical Support Team 

Mr. Ryszard Cholewinski Senior Specialist, Migration
Mr. Tariq Haq Senior Employment Policy Specialist (Macro Economist)
Mr. Paolo Salvai  Senior Specialist, Employers' Activities
Mr. Luca Pellerano Senior Specialist, Social Security
Mr. Mustafa Said Senior Specialist, Workers' Activities
Mr. Leonardus Antonius Maria Sibbel Senior Specialist, ILS and Labour Law
Mr. Kishore Kumar Singh Senior Skills Development Specialist
Mr. Amin Al-Wreidat Specialist, Labour Inspection and OSH
Ms. Badra Alawa Specialist, Enterprise Development
Ms. Safinaz El Moughrabi Operations  Assistant

Projects in Jordan

Projects in Lebanon

Regional Projects

Field Offices

ILO - Kuwait

Ms. Joumana Karamé Programme Coordinator GCC 
Ms. Dina Beheri Administrative Assistant

ILO - Jerusalem

Mr. Mounir Kleibo ILO Representative in Jerusalem
Ms. Rasha El Shurafa National Programme Officer
Ms. Dalal Abu Saleh Administrative Assistant
Ms. Dana Hanna Administrative Assistant

ILO - Yemen

Mr. Hasheem Simba Hassan Chief Technical Advisor
Mr. Ali Dehaq National Programme Coordinator
Mr. Tawfiq Jaber National Project Officer
Mr. Ahmed Khamis Administrative & Finance Assistant