Felice Bezri has lived in West Africa, Europe and the Middle East. He was raised educated and earned his higher education in France, Italy and Lebanon. His extensive knowledge of the Arabic, French, Italian and English languages and cultures, as well as his work experience in Ivory-Coast, Senegal, France, Italy, Lebanon, the Persian Gulf and the US, have given him the necessary skills to become an expert negotiator and a key adviser to US governmental agencies and private companies working in the field of public diplomacy and cross-cultural consulting. His expertise for WWGC will be very significant as a cross cultural mediator and facilitator to promote dialogue and projects around the globe from advocacy to action.
Mr. Bezri was granted a Top Secret Security Clearance by the US Department of Justice that enabled him to work as an interpreter, translator and adviser in security-sensitive cases. Since 1992, Mr. Bezri has received numerous prestigious Certificates of Appreciation from the US Department of State for his contribution to Anti-Terrorism Assistance Programs. He has also received awards from the Boston Bar Association for his continuing contribution to legal pro bono work in the field of constitutional rights.
Felice Bezri is a member of the The International Confederation of Interpreters and Translators , the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and the American Translators Association.