Interparliamentary Union : The Speaker of the National Assembly present at the 140th Assembly
Interparliamentary Union : The Speaker of the National Assembly present at 140th Assembly
The President of the National Assembly, Mr. Mohamed Ali Houmed, took part yesterday in Doha, at the opening of the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union which had as theme: "Parliaments, vectors for strengthening the education for peace, security and the rule of law ". Some 1,600 delegates and 76 Presidents of parliaments and senates attended the ceremony held in the Conference Hall of the Shura Council in the presence of the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani. (Source ADI)
Following the welcoming address by the Qatari ruler, the IPU Chairperson Gabriela Cuevas Barron delivered a speech highlighting the roles of national parliaments and interparliamentary unions in protecting the people. Palestinian.
Mr. Antonio Gutarres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, also made a video-conference intervention, reiterating the full availability of the United Nations and its systems to support the implementation of the initiatives adopted and voted by the United Nations. ISU.
Note that the President of the National Assembly, Mr. Mohamed Ali Houmed, at the head of a large delegation from Djibouti, has had many bilateral contacts.
Lastly, it is important to note that all the statutory organs of the IPU will meet on the occasion of the 140th IPU Assembly, whose work will end on 10 April.
These are the Governing Council, the Standing Committees, the Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentarians, the Committee on Middle East Issues, and the Forum of Women Parliamentarians and the Forum of Young Parliamentarians of the United Nations. IPU.