Fwis 2019 laureate   africa and the arab states   professor najat aoun saliba

Najat Aoun Saliba - Analytical and atmospheric Chemistry

Professor of chemistry and Director of the Nature conservation center at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

"It is the understanding of the nano- picture of the molecular structure and mechanisms of reactions that allows us to see the macro-picture of the climate and environment."

Her innovative work in analytical and atmospheric chemistry will address the most pressing environmental challenges and push forward changes in health care policies and practices.