Sat, Sep 21, 2019
Foreign Minister Mr. Mohamad A. Alhakim met with Dr. Rola Dashti, Executive Secretary of ESCWA. The two sides discussed the importance of cooperation between the ESCWA and Iraq in an effective manner, working to provide opportunities for economic well-being and social development, and enhancing cooperation among member countries to achieve regional integration in the UN reform project.
Minister Alhakim expressed that Iraq looks forward to achieving the goals of sustainable development in coordination with all concerned parties, including ESCWA, in addition to facing the economic challenges, and expressed the readiness of Iraq as President of the Ministerial Council of the League of Arab States to put forward a number of proposals to develop cooperation between the two organizations.
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