called on national, regional and international organizations, ministries, public institutions, social enterprises, individuals and all parties to nominate projects for the Prince Talal International Award 2019, worth US $ 1,000,000
has succeeded in converting its banks in Jordan and Sudan to use technology in the complete process of lending funds, and even providing advice and guidance to micro entrepreneurs," he explained.
This was announced by Nasser Al Qahtani, Executive Director of AGFUND
at a press conference held in Geneva on Thursday.
Nasser Bakr al-Kahtani, CEO of AGFUND
, said, "We are confident that we will execute the plans given in the declaration with the support of high level decision makers, executives and leaders.
Meanwhile, nominations for The Arab Gulf Programme for Development (AGFUND
) International Prize for Innovative Human Development Projects are being accepted.
Riyadh, Rajab 16, 1438, April 13, 2017, SPA -- The Committee of Arab Gulf Program for Development (AGFUND
) International Award for Pioneering Human Development Projects will hold a meeting at United Nations headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland on April 20 under the patronage of Prince Talal bin Abdulaziz, AGFUND
RABAT: A social initiative aimed at promoting family products in Bahrain last night won the Arab Gulf Programme for Development (Agfund
Geneva, Rajab 21, 1438, Apr 18, 2017, SPA -- Arab Gulf Development Program (AGFUND
) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in Geneva signed here today a memorandum of understanding and cooperation on financial inclusion to achieve the Sustainable Development Plan for 2030.
17 (BNA): HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin Talal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, HH Shaikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, UAE, and Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain honoured winners of the Arab Gulf Programme for United Nations Development Organizations (AGFUND
)'s 2016-International Prize for Pioneering Development Projects at a grand award ceremony in Abu Dhabi.
His Highness the Crown Prince also received the president of Arab Gulf Program for Development (AGFUND
) Nasser Al-Qahtani and Arab Open University Regional Director Moudhi Al-Hmoud.
The Riyadh-based Arab Gulf Program for Development (AGFUND
) has invited nominations for the AGFUND
International Prize for pioneering human development projects under the theme "Alleviation of unemployment among youth." Secretary-General of the award Abdullatif Al-Dwaihi said AGFUND
would like to invite international and regional organizations under the UN umbrella, ministries and public institutions, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), universities and research centers around the world to submit their nominations for this year's prize.
The Cabinet then welcomed the decision to award the Kingdom the Arab Gulf Programme for Development (AGFUND
)'s prize for Pioneering Human Development Projects for Marketing of home-made products.