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
Ms. Dina El Hasrouni Operations Assistant

Regional Administrative Services Unit

Ms. Laura Siegrist Fouche Chief, Regional Administrative Services
Ms. Saydeh Bou Sawma Sr Administrative and Finance Officer
Mr. Mohamad Karaki Regional Security Officer
Ms. Mirna Chmouny Senior Information Technology Assistant
Mr. Tsolag Torossian Senior Finance 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. 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
Ms. Joumana Karame National Programme Officer
Mr. Vitalii El-Dani Programme Officer
Mr. Toni Ayrouth  Programme Officer
Ms. Hiba Al Rifai Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Mr. Moussa Toufaily Programme Assistant
Ms. Feryal Jabbour  Operations 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 and Head of Regional Economic and Social Analysis Unit
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. Aya Jaafar Labour Economist
Ms. Grace Eid Labour Statistician

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

Ms. Tine Staermose ILO Special Representative for Yemen
Ms. Temesgen Berisso Baletta Chief Technical Advisor – ERRY III project
Mr. Tawfiq Jaber National Project Coordinator – ERRY III project
Ms. Lara Al Qershi Administrative and Finance Assistant – ERRY III project
Mr. Ali Dehaq Senior Programme Officer
Mr. Mohamed Al Shetewi Driver – ERRY III project