Hasan Abdel Rahman
Executive Director and General Coordinator
Ambassador Hasan Abdel-Rahman is the Executive Director and General Coordinator of the Arab-Latin American Forum and a Senior Adviser to the Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (FUNGLODE). Prior to this, he was the Palestinian Ambassador to Morocco from 2005 to 2009 and the Head of the Palestine Mission in Washington from 1982 to 2005. He was also the PLO’s liaison with the governments of Colombia, Venezuela and Nicaragua. Throughout his diplomatic career, he was deeply involved in the negotiations between the PLO and Israel. He is a frequent guest in the media and has lectured at numerous universities around the world. He has a PhD from City University of New York and a Masters degree in Public Administration from the University of Puerto Rico. Amb. Abdel-Rahman is fluent in English, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese.