Arab ministers and government delegations are expected to play an important role in the 11th edition of the World Government Summit (WGS), which will take place in Dubai from February 12 to 14, 2024.
He World Government Summit 2024 It will witness the participation of more than 100 ministers from Arab countries, including ministers of finance, ministers of youth and sports, ministers of industries and advanced technology, and ministers of communications and information technology, as well as ministers of government. development. The growing participation of Arab states, governments, organizations and companies underlines their growing interest in this important global event, which has become one of the main international platforms for shaping the future.
Arab ministers participating in the main sessions of the Summit include Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Finance and National Economy of Bahrain; Dr. Amr Talaat, Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) of the Arab Republic of Egypt; Ahmad Al Hanandeh, Minister of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan; Ryad Mezzour, Minister of Industry and Commerce of the Kingdom of Morocco; Ahmed Samir Saleh, Minister of Industry and Commerce of Egypt; Dr. Jalila bint Al-Sayed Jawad Hassan, Minister of Health of the Kingdom of Bahrain; Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Jadaan, Minister of Finance of Saudi Arabia; Nadia Fattah Al Alawi, Minister of Economy and Finance of Morocco; Taif Sami Mohammed, Minister of Finance of Iraq; Bihi Iman Egeh, Minister of Finance of the Federal Government of Somalia; Dr. Mohamed Mahmoud Al-Asas, Minister of Finance of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan; Fahad Abdulaziz AlJarallah, Minister of Finance of the State of Kuwait; Dr. Mohamed Maait, Minister of Finance of Egypt; Ali Al Kuwari, Minister of Finance of Qatar; Youssef El Khalil, Minister of Finance of Lebanon; Sihem Boughdiri Nemsia, Minister of Finance of Tunisia; Isselmou Ould Mohamed M’Badi, Minister of Finance of Mauritania; Ahmed Aboul Gheit, Secretary General of the Arab League; and Jasem Mohamed Albudaiwi, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council.
The commitment of the Arab ministers covers the ministerial meetings and forums convened within the summit agenda, which includes 23 ministerial meetings and round tables, along with 15 forums and workshops.
The ministerial meetings include the meeting of Arab finance ministers; a meeting of energy ministers; a meeting of justice ministers; a meeting of government development ministers during the Arab Government Administration Forum; as well as a meeting of Arab youth and sports ministers.
Since its launch, the World Government Summit has fostered remarkably positive changes in the region, reshaping both Government operations and service delivery and strengthening its preparedness for the future. It represents a key platform for participating governments and ministers to exchange knowledge and experiences, enabling them to better meet their development objectives.
The 2024 summit focuses on promoting development and prosperity, empowering Arab youth and paving the way for future opportunities. Participation by Arab officials and delegations at this year’s summit covers discussions on government policy development, economics and trade, urban growth and the environment, as well as technology and artificial intelligence and the challenges facing both the region and the world. .
News source: Emirates News Agency