PARIS: Director General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Irina Bokova appointed yesterday Saudi Female Researcher, Hayat Sindi
, as Goodwill Ambassador for the support of science education, especially among girls, at the Organization.
But the election is crowded with alternatives: Rob Handy, a representative of the River Road area; Nadia Sindi
, an advocate for minorities; and Steve Sherbina, a public employee touting economic growth as the county's financial lifesaver.
As a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, Sindi
will join the ranks of outstanding celebrity advocates who spread the ideals of UNESCO through their name and fame.
made unsuccessful runs for the Lane Community College Board in 2003 and the Eugene School Board in 2005, and is a past member of the Lane County Human Rights Commission.
is co-founder of Harvard's Diagnostics for All, the organization developing a disease-diagnosing paper that changes color when dabbed with bodily fluids from a patient.
Lane County Commissioner Bobby Green and challengers Rob Handy, Nadia Sindi
and Steve Sherbina debated Friday at a luncheon in downtown Eugene, all seeking the prize in the May election of a four-year term to represent north Eugene.
This week Sindi
kisses Stuart, her ex-boyfriend Toadie's best friend.
Speaking about her experience as a student in the UK and her sufferings, Sindi
said her family was opposed to her studying abroad.
The event, being held under the patronage of Social Development Minister Dr Fatima Al Balooshi, is organised by the British Council in collaboration with the Rehabilitation Institute of Active Learning (RIA) and Bahraini artist Nada Al Sindi
His challengers, freelance writer Aria Seligmann and consultant and activist Nadia Sindi
, held 32.
Toadie and Sindi
attempt to get their relationship back on track while Max and Steph's introduction to IVF reveals an embarrassing secret.
Also present were honoured society members Ahmed Al Bana and Abdulaziz Al Sindi
, and advisory committee chairman Hassan Bu Hazza.