Qatar Education and Higher Education Minister receives ISESCO Director General

The Minister of Education and Higher Education and President of the Supreme Education Council (SEC) of the State of Qatar, Dr Mohammed bin Abdul Wahed Al-Hammadi, today in his office, received Dr Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, ISESCO Director General, ex-officio Secretary General of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW) and held talks with him on cooperation relations between his ministry and ISESCO and their development prospects to achieve common objectives.

Talks between the parties centered on the resolutions of the First ISESCO Conference of Education Ministers convened in Tunisia on 27 October and their ways of implementation; the Agenda of the 21st Session of the FUIW Executive Council to be held in Qatar University on 6-7 November 2016 and the preparations underway for the 8th Islamic Conference of Ministers of Higher Education and Scientific Research, to be held in Bamako, capital of the Republic of Mali, on 14-15 November 2016.