Dr. Ibrahim el Ghazawi is a colonel in the Ministry of the Interior. He heads the Legal Affairs & Human Rights Office in Qena Security Headquarters. He is also a lecturer in human rights and international law for police trainees in the Police Academy in Cairo. He served in two remarkable peacekeeping missions with UN peacekeeping Operations, the first was in Namibia 1989, and the second was in Bosnia 2001. He also works part-time as external faculty with Pearson Peacekeeping Training Centre in Ottawa, Canada, delivering training programs to African Officers on peacekeeping topics and human rights in armed conflicts. His PhD is in Children Rights, titled "Child Rights in Private International Law Scope".