Munqeth Mehyar


Munqeth Mehyar serves as Chairman and Jordanian Director of EcoPeace Middle East, a regional organization that brings together Jordanian, Palestinian and Israeli environmentalists to promote sustainable development and advance peace efforts in the Middle East. He leads EcoPeace activities concerning the Jordan River, the Dead Sea and the Good Water Neighbors Project, in addition to supervising international project development, management and lobbying for governmental and private sector figures on major regional policy issues relevant to environmental protection. Mehyar speaks regularly on water, peace and security issues, and received his degree in Regional Planning and Architecture from the University of Louisiana.