Queen Noor of Jordan
International humanitarian activist
Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan is an international humanitarian activist and an outspoken voice on issues of world peace and justice. Her conflict recovery and peacebuilding work has focused on the Middle East, the Balkans, Central and Southeast Asia, Latin America, and Africa. Queen Noor has published two books, Hussein of Jordan (KHF Publishing, 2000) and Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life (Miramax Books, 2003), a New York Times best seller published in 15 languages.