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Mrs. Noura Al Noman's Bio

Noura Al Noman graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the UAE University in 1986, and a Masters degree in Translation from the American University in Sharjah in 2004. She worked as an English teacher, a book editor and a legal translator. From 1995 to 2001, she volunteered in organizing local & regional events at the Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC), before she was appointed Deputy Director of SLC in 2001. In 2002, Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi appointed her Director of her office, a post she currently holds. Al Noman is founding member of Sharjah Tatweer Forum, and serves in several Boards, including UAE Board on Books for Young people, and the University of Sharjah board of Trustees. She has published two science fiction novels for youth.