Reported to the Health and Environment Committee member of the parliamentary Siham Moussa Hamoudi, that the Arab Environment Ministers held in Cairo, a meeting on the sidelines of the 26th session of the Council of Arab Ministers of the Environment, which will be launched in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, with the participation of Iraq.
She said Hamoudi network Roudao media, said that “a delegation from Iraq, headed by the Minister of Environment Qutaiba al-Jubouri, attended a meeting held at the Arab League in Cairo building, and agreed with his Egyptian counterpart, Khaled Fahmy, the signing of the new protocol, which was added to the previous one, which did not do many of the paragraphs.”
Hammoudi added that “a committee of experts in the two ministries met in Cairo to activate the Protocol, the parties agreed to sign on the sidelines of a meeting in Jeddah on Sunday, it is possible that the conferees discussed Minister optimal investment of natural resources and water resources between upstream countries and increase green Rabua.”
It is scheduled to hold a session (26) of the Council of Arab Environment Ministers from 8 to November 10 Nov., headed by Abdul Aziz Omar Al-Jasser, General President of Meteorology and Environment Protection in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and will include a follow-up to the implementation of the decisions of the session (25).
Follow-up meetings will also address the international conventions and meetings on the environment and desertification, biodiversity, chemicals and hazardous waste, in addition to other topics, including environmental education for sustainable development and how to set up integration in the Arab attitude towards climate change and strategies related issues.