MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA UNION MISSION
(Attached to the General Conference)
(Formerly known as the Greater Middle East Union Mission)
Organized 2012; renamed October 2012; reorganized 2015
Territory: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Western Sahara*, Yemen, and the northern half of Cyprus; comprising the Egypt-Sudan, Gulf, and West Asia Fields; and the East Mediterranean, and North Africa Regions. (*Western Sahara is a contested area not universally recognized as a separate country or region).
Statistics: Churches, 52; membership, 3,768; population, 539,111,000 (online statistics).
President, Richard E. McEdward.
Secretary, Tibor Szilvasi.
Treasurer, Michael A. Wixwat.
Vice President, Michael D. Collins.
Middle East and North Africa Union Mission Oversight Committee (based in Silver Spring, Maryland):
Magdiel E. Perez Schulz, Chair; Claude J. Richli, Secretary; Guillermo E. Biaggi, Cheryl Doss, Jonathan M. Duffy, Myron A. Iseminger, Gary D. Krause, Peter N. Landless, Geoffrey G. Mbwana, Duane McKey, Hensley M. Moorooven, Derek J. Morris, Delbert B. Pearman, Karen J. Porter, Heather-Dawn K. Small, Artur A. Stele, Homer W. Trecartin, J. Raymond Wahlen II. Ex Officio Members: Richard E. McEdward, G. T. Ng, Juan R. Prestol-Puesan, Tibor Szilvasi, Ted N. C. Wilson, Michael A. Wixwat.
Departments do not operate in the usual way in the Middle East and North Africa Union Mission. Liaisons are listed under Ministries and Services.
ADRA/MENA. Near Bitar Hospital, Sabtieh; Jdeidet El-Metn; Beirut; Lebanon. Telephone: 961 (1) 694-184. Mobile: 961 (76) 804-304. Coordinator, Gunther Wallauer. E-mail: show. Website: www.adramena.org.
ADRA/Lebanon, and Syria. Near Bitar Hospital, Sabtieh; Jdeidet El-Metn; Beirut, Lebanon. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 90-2026, Jdeidet El-Metn; Metn; Lebanon. Telephone: 961 (1) 694-184. Mobile: 961 (76) 804-304. Fax: 961 (1) 690-490. Director, Nagi Khalil. E-mail: show.
ADRA/Sudan. Street 117, House No. 19, Block 26; Riyadh, Khartoum; Sudan. Mailing: P.O. Box 3030; Khartoum; Sudan. Telephone: 249-91234-9734. Director, Paul Howe. E-mail: show.
ADRA/Tunisia. 6, Residence Abir; Gammarth; 1002 Tunis; Tunisia. Telephone: 216 (71) 919-394. Fax: 216 (71) 919-409. Director, Jerry Peter da Silva. E-mail: show.
ADRA/Yemen. Office Building 75, Across from Canadian Nexen Oil Company; Sana'a; Yemen. Mailing: P.O. Box 19404; Sana'a; Yemen. Telephone: 967 (1) 260-529. Fax: 967 (1) 260-528. Director, Ephraim Palmero. E-mail: show.
Ministries and Services:
Adventist Volunteer Services, Tibor Szilvasi.
AMR, Centers of Influence, and Global Mission, Alexander Ott.
Children's Ministries, Family Ministries, and Women's Ministries Liaison, Amal Fawzy.
Communication, Chan Min Chung.
Education Liaison, Leif Hongisto.
Health Ministries, and Special Needs Ministries, Adelcy Wallauer; Associate, Marcia McEdward; Assistant, Lorelle Boutros.
Literature Ministry, Translation, and Sabbath School and Personal Ministries Liaison, Michael Eckert.
Ministerial Association, and Stewardship Liaison, Michael D. Collins; Shepherdess International Liaison, Kathie Lichtenwalter.
Public Affairs and Religious Liberty Liaison, and Spirit of Prophecy, Richard E. McEdward.
Waldensian Students, and Tentmakers, Brian Manley.
Youth Ministries Liaison, Melanie Wixwat.
System Codes: EntityID: 32980; OrgMastID: AH1111; AdmFieldID: GMEU.