Saudi Arabia to support capacity building in Yemen
10/7/2019 9:54:00 PM
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Alsahwa Net- Saudi Arabia will support capacity development programs in Yemen in coordination with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA).
This was declared on Sunday by Mohamed Aal Jaber, Saudi Ambassador to Yemen who also runs the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY).
Aal Jaber voiced this during a meeting with ESCWA representatives to Yemen.
He said that the SDRPY seeks to formulate a joint plan for Yemen’s capacity building support with the ESCWA and other local and international relevant stakeholders.
For her part, Executive Secretary of UN ESCWA, Rola Dashti, said that the Saudi role confirms that Saudi Arabia is a responsible state and that it does its humanitarian and development duty towards other states in the region particularly its bordering countries like Yemen.
She added that the Saudi support sends a clear message that Saudi Arabia supports development and stability of its neighboring countries.
She affirmed that the ESCWA supports the Saudi approach in Yemen towards supporting the country to be a stable and prosperous country that provides a decent life to every Yemeni citizen.