Former Consul/Political Officer
Embassy of Egypt in Damascus
Linda Vester Yale World Fellow
Mohamed is an Egyptian diplomat with extensive experience in the Middle East. He served as his government’s representative to the Syrian Opposition and he was the Consul in the Egyptian Embassy in Syria where he was instrumental in evacuating thousands of Egyptian nationals from Syria during the conflict in 2011-13. He is also active in a number of civil society organizations working toward the political development of Egypt. He is also active in a number of civil society organizations working toward the political development of Egypt. Mohamed currently serves as the Political Adviser for the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria.
Passionate Politics: Syria and Local Elections, WNPR News, September 4, 2013
An Interview with Yale World Fellow, Mohamed Elfayoumy, Yale’s The Politic, November 9, 2013
Syria: Another Blow to the National Coalition, Ahram Online, October 5, 2013