HRH Princess Badiya bint El Hassan

HRH Princess Badiya was born in Amman, Jordan in 1974. HRH is the third daughter of TRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal and Princess Sarvath El Hassan.

Princess Badiya went to the Amman Baccaleaurate School, followed by Sherborne School for Girls. Princess Badiya has a BA Hons in History from Oxford University and an LL.M. in Public International Law from The London School of Economics. HRH was called to the Bar by Lincoln's Inn in 1998, she is a non-practicing Barrister.

HRH has worked with a number of initiatives to further interfaith and cross cultural understanding, as well as projects to promote human rights in general and, more specifically, the rights of asylum seekers and refugees. Princess Badiya is also involved with various charities and programmes that work to support young people and women.

Princess Badiya married Mr. Khaled Edward Blair in Amman in June 2005 and they have a son.