ISESCO- UNDP partnership framework agreement signed

At the close of the opening session of the 7th General Conference of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW), today morning in Rabat, a Partnership Framework Agreement was co-signed between the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

The Agreement was signed by ISESCO Director General, Dr Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, and UNDP Resident Representative in the Kingdom of Morocco, Phillippe Poinsot.

The Agreement provides for cooperation between the Organization and the Programme in promoting cultural heritage, responsible tourism, protection of environment, and vulnerable groups against climate change impacts, achievement of sustainable development, extended regionalism, democratic governance and South-South cooperation.