Dr Hayab Khattab | International Women's Day 2018

In celebration of International Women’s Day on 8 March, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has honoured Dr. Hayat Khattab for her efforts and achievements in inspiring women in the Paralympic Movement.

Dr. Khattab, President of the National Paralympic Committee (NPC) of Egypt, received the 2018 International Women’s Day Recognition, amid a record number of nominations that was narrowed to five candidates. The annual award is distributed to someone who embodies the spirit of the Paralympics and serves as a role model within the Movement for all females, from athletes to technical officials and committee leaders.