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Laila Nawar

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Population, Development and Reproductive Health Consultant

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 PhD, Demography, Cairo University, 1984. 

 MA, Demography, Cairo Demographic Center, 1978.

BA, Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences, Cairo University, 1966.



Population and Development





Work history: 
Worked with Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics for more than 20 years in numerous areas, including population policy analysis, strategies for curbing rapid population growth, and population dynamics.
Worked with the population Council for 13 years (1992- 2004) in two operations research programs to improve women reproductive health. Last position held was "Regional Adviser for West Asia and North Africa, Frontiers in Reproductive Health Program".
Engaged in projects/ consultancies with numerous agencies, including Egyptian Cabinet Information and Decision Support Center, League of Arab States, World Food Program, World Health Organization and Ford Foundation.
Honorary office and memberships: 

Arab Demographers Society.

 International Union for Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP).

Productions and works: 

 She attended and participated in more than 40 international conferences. 

 She has published more than 35 research papers locally and internationally, in Arabic and in English. 

Her latest publication is: Nawar, laila, 2013, "Gender Inequalities in Living Conditions and Family Support among Older Persons, the Case of Egypt", paper presented to XXVII IUSSP International Population Conference, 26-31 August 2013, Busan, Korea.