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Mervat Azezi

Gayer Anderson House


Country: Egypt


Mervat is Director of the Gayer Anderson House in Cairo, Egypt. Previous to this she had worked as an Inspector of Antiquities for the Museums Sector of the Ministry of Antiquities. Mervat received an MA from the Faculty of Archaeology at the Cairo University in 2000.

At the British Museum
During her time on the International Training Programme in 2007, Mervat was based in the Department of Egypt & Sudan and her partner placement was spent at the Manchester Museum and Manchester Art Gallery.

Legacy Projects
In March 2010 Mervat attended the Cairo Conference Towards a global network where she presented a paper on what she had gained, both professionally and personally, from attending the ITP and her career development since the programme.