Morocco wins landslide re-election to UN Human Rights Committee

Morocco was re-elected by an overwhelming majority to the Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council, in a vote that reflects the standing the country enjoys in the international community.

Mahjoub El Haiba will be representing Morocco at the UN Human Rights Committee, subsidiary body of the Human Rights Council composed of 18 experts.

Fifteen candidates were contending with El Haiba to the nine vacant positions for the period 2025-2028.

El Haiba, currently a university professor, boasts a long career in the field of human rights. He previously held the positions of Secretary General of the Advisory Council for Human Rights (now the National Human Rights Council) and First Inter-ministerial Delegate for Human Rights.

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Khalid Al Mouahidi : A binational from the US and Morocco, Khalid El Mouahidi has worked for several american companies in the Maghreb Region and is currently based in Casablanca, where he is doing consulting jobs for major international companies . Khalid writes analytical pieces about economic ties between the Maghreb and the Mena Region, where he has an extensive network