Her Excellency was named by His Majesty King Mohammed VI, May God Assist Him, from April 5th 2017 and October 09th 2019, as a Secretary of State to the Minister of Industry, Investment, Trade and Digital Economy, in charge of Foreign Trade.
Active Member of the USFP’ Political Bureau (Political Party of the Socialist Union of Popular Forces) since 2013, Ms. Rakiya EDDARHEM was elected as a Member of Parliament (MP) at the House of Representatives for the legislative mandate 2011-2016, and was Vice-President of the House Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs, Islamic Affairs and Moroccans Residents Abroad.
Born in 1978 in Laayoune, Ms. Rakiya EDDARHEM is a graduate of the IIHEM University with a major on marketing and communication, and is currently preparing an MBA at the University of Westminster in London.
Speaker at several high level international fora and economic conferences, Ms. Rakiya EDDARHEM is also active in the community services field; She is a Member of the Forum of Women Leaders, Honorary Ambassador of Little Rock in the United States of America and was President of the women's football team "Wydad Athletic Club” of Casablanca.
Aide to the President of the Russian Federation; Deputy Chairman, Presidential Council for the Development of Physical Culture and Sport