Mohammad Naciri has been the acting regional director of UN WOMEN Arab States since January 2015. Prior to taking on this post, Mohammad was the deputy regional director for UN Women Arab States for 3 years. Mohammad has extensive experience in the region and in gender and development issues.
Mohammad is a Moroccan national and a holder of a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Arab Academy for Science and Technology in Alexandria-Egypt. In addition, Mohammad has a second Master's Degree in Social Anthropology from the University of Oxford.