Bashar Kokash holds a B.A. in Economics and an M.A. in Financial Management. This background, together with his 14 years working at the government, has given him good experience and knowledge in the subjects of youth, political and social reform, elections, political parties and participation, and terms of reference. He is interested in the Youth sector, believing that they are the most important sector in the society and that there is a need to invest in them. While completing his bachelor’s degree at university, he was elected the Head of the Student Council, representing over 17,000 students. In addition, he assisted in managing a campaign to enhance youth participation in the 2010 parliamentary election and in organizing the Jordan Youth Forum 2011.
Sector: Government and International Institutions
Main Pillar: Youth
Areas of Expertise: Youth Engagement and Sports
Country of Origin: Jordan
City of Residency: Amman, Jordan