Dr. Abdul-Hakim Rajab Elwaer is the Spokesperson and Director of Cooperation and Resource Mobilization Department at the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB). In this capacity, he is in charge of regional cooperation and integration, resource mobilization and partnerships with regional and international organizations. In addition, he is the Ag. Director of Country Programs (Sub-Saharan Africa). He also served as Ag. Vice President for Cooperation and Capacity Development at IsDB.
At the African Union Commission he held the position as Director of Administration and Human Resources Management, as well as Director of Human Resources, Sciences & Technology from 2007 to 2014. He was the President of the African Ministerial Conference on Environment at UNEP and a Member of the Governing Board of the UNESCO International Institute for Capacity Building in Africa.