Speaker Bio

STRATEGIC PANEL - NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE : THE JOURNEY TOWARDS ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE

Reem Al Halawani
Reem Al Halawani

Environmental Scientist, NCEC

Reem Al Halawani holds a Masters degree in Environmental sciences from University of Colorado Denver and a Bachelors in Medical Technology. She has more than 7 years of experience working in the Environmental field professionally and voluntarily. From 2011 to 2013 Reem worked as a teaching assistant for several environmental subjects at the university of Colorado Denver and as a research assistant on topics with the EPA and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. From 2013 to 2017 Reem worked voluntarily in Waste management projects with local companies in Denver, US Composting Council.

Since 2017 Reem returned to Saudi Arabia and joined the Saudi Consultant office as an Environmental Engineer working on ESIA studies and reports. During that she worked as scientific committee leader for the first Industrial Environmental Forum (Beiey) sponsored by GAMEP, MEWA.

Currently Reem is working at the National Center for Environmental Compliance as an assistant to the CEO and the Secretariat for the NCEC Board of Directors under the Chairman the minister of Environment Eng.Abdulrahman Al Fadhli. She is also working with MEWA as a consultant with the Strategy Management with Booz Allen and Hamilton Office on the National Environmental Strategy and the Establishment of the 5 national centers and the Environmental Fund.

Reem was part of the G20 Environment Group specifically the MPL topic. Reem has attended different circular economy workshops and waste management with UNEP, Japan and European Union.