HRH Princess Dina Mired is a prominent and passionate global advocate for Cancer Control and Non-Communicable Diseases and the mother of a cancer survivor. In testament to her outstanding leadership she was elected President of UICC in November 2018, the first Arab to have been elected to such a prestigious global post.
In September 2011, Princess Dina delivered the keynote speech on behalf of all civil societies at the opening of the first ever United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on NCD’s. As Director General of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF) in Jordan from 2002 – 2016, Princess Dina transformed this non-profit organization into the most successful fundraiser for cancer control efforts in Jordan and into an internationally known brand.
Princess Dina serves in many high-profile international positions including being Honorary Ambassador of Harvard Global Health Win-Win Initiative and was awarded the Arab Woman Award for “Achievements in Global Leadership in Cancer Control” in 2018.