Ramzi Neman is the special representative of World Bank in Iraq, and brings over 37 years of experience working in humanitarian and development projects in the MNA region. Before joining the World Bank, Ramzi worked with Government agencies, international organizations, and the private sector. A Lebanese national, who joined the World Bank in Social Protection and Jobs in October 2013 as a Social Protection Specialist working on Iraq and Lebanon. Since then, Ramzi had also provided cross support to several projects on Forced Displacement in Africa, Municipal Emergency Services in Lebanon and, health reform projects in KSA and Iraq. Since 2017, Ramzi was based in Baghdad to support and implement projects as Senior Program Officer, and managed Iraq Reform, Recovery and Reconstruction Fund. Since August 2019, Ramzi is managing the World Bank office in Iraq.