Prince Hassan bin Talal

Chairman, West Asia-North Africa Forum


H.R.H. Prince Hassan recently served as a member of the Commission on Legal Empowerment of the Poor and chairs the Integrity Council for the Global Commons. He established the West Asia - North Africa Forum in 2009. In 1983, he co-chaired the Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues calling for a New International Humanitarian Order. Prince Hassan is co-founder and President of the Foundation for Interfaith and Intercultural Research and Dialogue and President Emeritus of the World Conference of Religions for Peace. He is President and Patron of the Arab Thought Forum, Chairman of the Higher Council for Science and Technology, the Royal Scientific Society and the Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies. Prince Hassan is the author of nine books.