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4th Forum of international organizations : ISESCO, ALECSO and ABEGS



The 4th Forum of International Organizations : ISESCO, ALECSO and ABEGS kicked off on Tuesday July 11, 2017, at ISESCO headquarters in Rabat, Morocco.

During the opening session, addresses were delivered by :
- Dr. Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, Director General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization -ISESCO;
- Dr. Mohamed Abdelbari Al-Kadasi, Assistant Director General of the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization - ALECSO (read out on his behalf by Dr. Abdelfattah Lahjomri, Director of the Arabization Coordination Bureau);
- Dr. Ali bin Abdul Khaliq Al-Karni, Director General of the Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States - ABEGS (read out on his behalf by Dr. Abdussalam Al-Joufi);
- Dr. Khaled Samadi, Secretary of State to the Minister of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research, in charge of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Kingdom of Morocco;
- Dr. Salah Khaled, Director of UNESCO Office in Rabat.

Following the opening session, the Forum’s working sessions discussed the following themes :
- The ways and mechanisms to benefit from the international organizations’ projects;
- The exchange of knowledge and expertise between the staff of National Commissions and international organizations;
- The role of ISESCO, ALECSO, and ABEGS in providing education opportunities in Arab and Islamic countries;
- Boosting Arab-Islamic joint action to promote governance and innovation in higher education, and enhance youth employability;
- Supporting international organizations’ efforts to spread the culture of dialogue, peace and coexistence, and reject extremism.

This forum is also attended by the Secretaries-General of the National Commissions of ISESCO, ALECSO and ABEGS Member States, along with experts from relevant international organizations.

ALECSO is represented in this event by Dr. Abdelfattah Lahjomri, Director of the Arabization Coordination Bureau in Rabat, and Mr. Amine Dahmani, Head of the National Commissions’ Division at the Organization.