Wafa Al-Makhamreh is Head of the International Organisations Division at the Managing Directorate for Cultural and International Relations in the Ministry of Education where she is responsible for fostering international cooperation between the Ministry and a number of regional, national and international organisations. One of her main tasks is maintaining the coordination between the Ministry of Education and the Delegation of the European Commission to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Wafa also has an MA in Translation from Yarmouk University, Irbid and a BA in English Language (Translation) from the University of Applied Sciences in Amman.
Wafa is particularly interested in Human Rights education. As a John Smith Fellow, she is working to initiate a programme directed at the integration of human rights education into the school system in Jordan and create an appropriate learning environment for human rights education.