The Arab Fund participates in a Joint Technical meeting
The Arab Fund participated in the Joint Technical Meeting, held in Vienna during the period 29-30 April 2010, between the Arab Coordination Group Institutions and the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC).
The meeting was hosted by the OPEC Fund (OFID), and was attended by the operations managers form the Arab Coordination Group Institutions, members of the OECD DAC, and key figures from the OECD countries.
The meeting addressed three issues: namely food security in the Arab World, energy for the poor, and the areas of co-operation between the Arab Coordination Group Institutions with respect to projects in Yemen. Together with the Kuwaiti Fund, the Arab Fund participated in the preparation and presentation of a paper addressing food security, while the Arab Fund, in coordination with Saudi Fund, prepared and presented a paper outlining areas of co-operation between the Arab Coordination Group Institutions.
Click here to get a PDF file containing a copy of the paper titled “An overview of Agricultural Development and Food Security in the Arab Countries”.
Click here to get a PDF file containing a copy of the paper titled “Aid Effectiveness – The Case of Yemen”.