Hynd Ayoubi-Idrissi

Hynd Ayoubi-Idrissi

Hynd Ayoubi-Idrissi

Vice Chair of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Hynd Ayoubi Idrissi holds a Ph.D. in human rights from the University of Grenoble. She has been a member of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child since 2015 and is currently its vice-chair. Professor of law and coordinator of the master’s programme in children’s rights at the Rabat-Souissi Mohammed V University, she co-founded the UNESCO chair on “Women and their rights” at the university’s Faculty of Law. She has authored several studies and reports on children’s and women’s rights and migration and was a member of the High Council of the Judiciary in Morocco (2017–2021).

Ms Ayoubi Idrissi is vice-dean for scientific research and cooperation at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Social Sciences of Rabat-Souissi Mohammed V University and served as Director of International Relations in the Ministry of Human Rights in 2002.