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Qatar elected IJSO vice-president for Asia

September 06,2019

Qatar has been elected the vice-president of the executive committee of the International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO) for Asia on the sidelines of its 15th session in the Botswana capital Gaborone.


Fatima al-Rashid, head of science department at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, who is also IJSO’s national coordinator of the biology, chemistry, and physics, won the post after receiving 11 votes to 6 votes for her opponent from Korea during the Asian countries’ vote to elect their representative.