ESCWA


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ESCWAEconomic & Social Commission for Western Asia
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Her Royal Highness Princess Somaya bint Hassan is the current chairwoman of the ESCWA Technology Center.
He welcomed ESCWA's willingness to support Tunisia's efforts to boost such vital sectors as investment, development, agriculture and environment, through the establishment of a comprehensive assistance programme to devise a national development strategy and review economic, social and environmental policies, particularly in interior regions.
One of the reasons behind this drop, according to Abdullah, is the slowdown witnessed in the real estate sector in the ESCWA region.
A number of officials at the statistical agencies, central banks in the Arab countries and experts from the ESCWA, the World Bank and the Statistical Bureau in the European countries will take part at the workshop.
Al-Hawiri said that the two-day meetings would address the ESCWA programs, consultations and building capacities in the coming two years in areas of water, energy, transport and women.
Prepared by the executive secretariat of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), the third issue of this report offers an assessment of the manifestations of globalization in the Arab countries, monitors developments in the field of Arab regional integration, and offers recommendations that could be taken into consideration by decision makers in the Arab world.
ESCWA maintains that the living conditions in Gaza, which has been under Israeli occupation for 51 years, have become unbearable.
He also said that Bahrain has the honour to preside the 28th session of ESCWA, voicing resolve to ensure its success in achieving forecast goals.
In his speech during the ceremony to present the ESCWA report, Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki blamed the failure of Arab integration on "inappropriate policies of some Arab leaders and rulers and the absence of serious initiatives."
Download Sustainable development at heart of ESCWA secretary, Boukhary meeting NNA - ESCWA Executive Secretary, Mohammad Ali Hakim, met on Wednesday with the charge d'affaires of the Saudi Embassy in Lebanon, Walid Boukhary.
Waleed Zebari was keynote speaker at the forum's second day special session organized by ESCWA focused on food security options in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.
The League of Arab States (LAS), ESCWA, the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy (MOERE) in Egypt, and the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) are jointly organizing, in cooperation with the European Union s project Mediterranean Energy Efficiency in the Construction Sector MED-ENEC , the Second Arab Forum for Renewable Energy (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE) entitled Enhancing the Role of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Promoting RE & EE on 18-19 June 2014 in El Gouna Movenpick Hotel, Egypt.