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Children for Peace

Nabila Khashoggi, the founder of Nabila K, a company of lifestyle and beauty products, is also the author of the Spartan and the Green Egg a children’s graphic novel series. A portion of all the proceeds from Nabila Khashoggi’s beauty products and children’s books go toward The Children for Peace ONLUS, an Italian NGO that supports and educates children in developing countries all over the world.

One of the organization’s current projects is funding education for the children of the Waunana tribe, a group in Colombia actively pushed out of their ancestral homes. Their current population worldwide numbers only about 17,700, with most members living in Colombia and Panama.

In Colombia, the Waunana tribe is located mostly in Choco, which is in the San Juan River basin, and are being displaced increasingly to the Bogota slums due to economic changes and war. Being featured in Roland Joffe’s 1986, film The Mission, helped increase awareness of the plight of the endangered people.


About Nabila Khashoggi

A veteran businesswoman, philanthropist, mother, and actress, Nabila Khashoggi’s multifaceted career spans three decades and residence on several continents. Working primarily to secure financing for entertainment and industrial projects from her office in New York, Nabila Khashoggi is also about to market a new line of natural cosmetic products. Intending to raise childhood awareness of other cultures, geography, and the environment, she is also writing a children’s comic book series, entitled Spartan and the Green Egg. Nabila Khashoggi received her education in France, Switzerland, and England, later accepting a position as a Vice President of Triad Commercial Corporation and Al-Nasr Trading, companies that her father controlled. Her daily responsibilities involved import-and-export transactions, commodities trading, project development, and the financing of agricultural complexes in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. In 1983, Nabila Khashoggi co-founded Infolex, a search engine for travel information developed by software engineers with design and marketing experience whose work anticipated the technology on which today’s travel search engines rely. This cutting-edge solution provided users with speedy access to travel information at airports and hotels throughout Europe and North America. For the next three years, Nabila Khashoggi worked with her brother to establish Mara Intrepids Camp as a Kenyan tourist destination. She also devoted energy to developing and marketing properties in such major markets as London, Paris, New York, and Los Angeles. Another one of her ventures during this period involved financing and marketing mobile hospital units and associated medical equipment. With ambitions beyond business, Nabila Khashoggi has pursued training as an actress, performing on stage, in film, and on television. She is a committed supporter of The Children for Peace (ONLUS), an Italian-based nonprofit organization benefitting children in third-world countries. She is the mother of two sons and actively encourages environmental responsibility and organic lifestyle habits.

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