Khadija Arib

Dutch politician, civil servant, educator and social worker
Khadija Arib

Khadija Arib, Arabic: خديجة عريب , (born October 10, 1960 in Hedami) is a Dutch politician. She is a member of the Labour Party (PvdA).

Arib was born near Casablanca in Morocco. She migrated to the Netherlands when she was 15 years of age. She studied sociology at the University of Amsterdam.

She is a member of the Second Chamber since 1998 (with a short interruption in 2006-2007). She has also been Speaker of the Second Chamber since 2016.

Khadija Arib is married with three children. She is a Muslim and of Moroccan descent.