Nada Dimachkieh Sweidan

Social and Local Development Programme Officer
United Nations Development Programme

Dr. Nada Dimachkieh Sweidan is the Social and Local Development Programme Officer at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Lebanon as well as the Youth Focal Point. Dr. Nada has extensive experience in the fields of entrepreneurs and youth support, aid and development, the Agenda 2030, capacity building, institutional development, and social stability.

Prior to that, Dr. Sweidan managed the Small and Medium Enterprise Unit (SME Unit) at the Ministry of Economy and Trade – UNDP Project. She worked on the establishment of the three incubators funded by the European Commission – Berytech – Beirut, BIAT – North, and South Business Innovation center.

Dr. Sweidan holds a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) – specialization Leadership from the Walden University, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business with double emphasis Banking & Finance and Economics from the Lebanese American University (LAU).