[19], Fashion Trust Arabia (FTA), launched in September 2018 under the patronage of Moza bint Nasser as Honorary Chair and co-Chaired by Sheikha Al-Mayassa bint Hamad Al-Thani and Tania Fares (Founder of Fashion Trust), is an initiative offering financial and business support to womenswear designers. [9] Currently[when? She has also been awarded honorary doctorates from Virginia Commonwealth University, Texas A&M University, Carnegie Mellon University, Imperial College London and Georgetown University. Apr. Among Her Highness’s many honours are the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy and the George Bush Award for Excellence in Public Service. I can still remember how I first came to know of the now world famous Sheikha Mozah, a woman of great style (see slideshow below), but greater substance. In 2009, she was inducted into the Academie des Beaux Arts de l'Institut de France. "[22], Moza may be styled as "Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser".[23][24]. Sheikha Moza - 2020 Brown/Black hair & conservative hair style. Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser plays a key role in supporting the country's National Vision – a far-reaching agenda to transform Qatar into a thriving, knowledge-based society by 2030. ], she serves as a member of the Board of Overseers for Weill Cornell Medical College. Sheikha Moza bint Nasser (Arabic: موزة بنت ناصر المسند‎, born in Al Khor, Qatar on 15 January 1959)[1] is the consort of Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, former Emir of the State of Qatar. Her Highness holds a Master of Arts (MA) in Public Policy in Islam from Hamad bin Khalifa University’s Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies, and graduated from Qatar University with a degree in sociology. Comments 0. Sheikha Mozah speaking at the Third Global Forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2010) Consort to the Emir of Qatar; Tenure: 27 June 1995 – 25 June 2013: Born 15 January 1959 (age 61) Al Khor, Qatar: Spouse: For more than 15 years, Sheikha Moza has been a driving force behind education and social reforms in her country. [7], Moza also acted as chairperson of Silatech since 2008, chairperson of the Arab Democracy Foundation, and president of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs since 1998. Domestically, she currently serves as Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), a private non-profit organisation founded in 1995. [13][14], As the public consort of the emir, she has represented Qatar alongside her husband and on her own at many international events, including state visits and royal weddings. This royalty originating from Al Khor, Qatar has a thin body & oval face type. In 2007, Sheikha Moza was presented the prestigious Chatham House Award for her contributions to improving international relations. Her Highness also plays an active role with the UN to support global education. © 2020 Office of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, State of Qatar. Besides this, she is the chairperson of Sidra Medical and Research Center, a high-tech women's and children's hospital in Doha. 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