Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Resident
Ain Shams University Hospital
Omnia El Omrani is the first official Youth Envoy for the COP27 President and a Plastic Surgery Resident from Egypt. She has more than seven years of experience in climate change and facilitated over 74 hours of training sessions and workshops in 15 countries across the world. She is a Commissioner at the Lancet-Chatham House Commission on Post-COVID Population Health, a Youth Sounding Board member of the EU Commission DG-INTPA, an associate at Women Leaders for Planetary Health, and a member of the Global Youth Coalition for Road Safety and UNICEF-Az Youth Leaders Programme. She has attended the last three UN Climate Change Conferences in Katowice, Madrid, and Glasgow, representing more than 1.3 million medical students worldwide in the International Federation of Medical Students' Association (IFMSA). She was also the lead author together with UNICEF ED Fore and WHO DG Tedros of a publication on Youth Engagement.
Setting a New Health Agenda – at the Nexus of Climate Change, Environment, and Biodiversity