FAPPD meeting in Egypt advances population and development goals

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CAIRO — The Forum of Arab Parliamentarians on Population and Development (FAPPD) recently convened in Egypt, in collaboration with the Egyptian House of Representatives and the Asian Population and Development Association (APDA), with the backing of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).اضافة اعلان

The primary focus of the meeting was on the implementation of recommendations put forth by the FAPPD across various Arab and Asian nations, utilizing Egypt as a case study, the Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

The gathering brought together parliamentary population committees, including the Committee for Social Solidarity, Family and Persons with Disabilities, the Health Committee, the Education and Scientific Research Committee, the Human Rights Committee, the Environment Committee, and the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee, the Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

Attended by 50 Egyptian parliamentarians, the meeting also saw the participation of representatives from diverse Egyptian civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and ministries dedicated to population and development in Egypt.

Throughout the event, a range of crucial topics related to population and development took center stage. Special emphasis was placed on the role of the Egyptian House of Representatives in translating FAPPD recommendations into tangible laws and legislation, geared towards effective implementation.

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