Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Qatar Underlines Role of Cooperation among South-South Region  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Qatar News Agency - 19/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Speakers at a plenary session held as part of the ongoing Arab States Regional South-South Development Expo in Doha highlighted successful solutions undertaken by Qatar when implementing a project, and outlined the role of cooperation and exchange of practical experiences and solutions among the South-South region in ensuring successful outcome.



The special plenary session on Successful Solutions from the State of Qatar was part of the First Arab States Regional South-South Development Expo, being hosted by the Foreign Ministry in partnership with the UN Office for South-South Cooperatio



It was attended by a number of officials from different sectors in the countr



CEO of Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Issa Al Mannai spoke of a ROTA project which reconstructed 17 schools in Bagh area in Pakistan, saying that this project was carried out after the 2005 earthquake, which hit the region and led to heavy losses in lives and property destructio



He added that the 17 school project was implemented in collaboration with Qatar Red Crescent, and provided help to a number of students, teachers and communities in that area, hailing the strategy pursued by ROTA in the reconstruction of these schools which accommodate 1,600 students and about 100 teacher



He also spoke of a plan aimed at training teachers to ensure the quality of education, a matter that will help in creating job opportunities for young graduate



Although Efforts to raise the educational capacity cannot be measured in a short period, ROTA's eight years of work in this region of Pakistan has resulted in 2,037 male and female students attending schools regularly, Al Mannai said, pointing out that the organization has been working to assess the needs of students and develop their skills in different areas, as well as to build relationships between the owners of businesses and government agencies to create job opportunities for graduate student



Saleh Hamad Al Marri, head of renewable energy technology in Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA), who spoke of Qatar's solar energy plan, said that Qatar had launched a project for producing electricity from solar energy under the umbrella of the Ministry of Energy and Industry and the implementation of KAHRAMA



The project aims to have 200 megawatts of power generated from solar sources by 2020, he said, adding it was a good step towards the gradual shift to adopt more sustainable technique



It will provide fresh drinking water without using desalination plants through cooperation with international partners to build a network of electricity distribution and other smart projects smart, Al Marri adde


 






  MENA News Headlines
 Aug 21 2014 - AnastasiaDate Shares Some Truly Inspiring Long Distance Love Stories of MembersMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) AnastasiaDate shares more long–distance real life love stories of their members. By Ana Mauer AnastasiaDate the leading online international dating portal recently shared more long ...

 Aug 21 2014 - The Kitchness Stainless Steel BBQ Basting Brush Is Released For Sale To The General Public On Amazon.comMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Amazon appointed as exclusive Worldwide Distributor for this second-generation BBQ Brush.ARECIBO PUERTO RICO August 20 2014. The long awaited release of the Kitchness Stainless ...

 Aug 21 2014 - AsianDate Offers Valuable Tips on How to Avoid Online Dating ScamsMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) AsianDate shares useful tips with members on how to avoid dating scams. By Jia Li Asian Date the trusted and highly established Asia-specific online dating service has shared some ...

 Aug 21 2014 - Experts Find Tinting Your Homes Windows Lowers Energy Consumption ConsiderablyMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) With growing global concerns people are now encouraged to conserve energy and cut back on the energy consumption to preserve the earth's resources for future generations. Among the ...

 Aug 21 2014 - More South Floridians are Keeping Their Automobiles LongerMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) A new car is a major investment that people like to use for as long as the vehicle allows them to but when a car is scratched smashed or scraped in from the corner of the bumper the ...

 Aug 21 2014 - flipb Software Announces Pre-designed TemplatesMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) flipb Software a leading provider of digital publishing software announces the recent release of predesigned templates to streamline the PDF to flipbook conversion process.San Jose CA ...

 Aug 21 2014 - Small Business Trends Quotes Joshua B Lee of Stand Out AuthorityMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Joshua B Lee co-founder of Stand Out Authority was just quoted in a story on Small Business Trends publication. The article is about things not to do when pitching investors and ...

 Aug 21 2014 - Clogged Grease Traps can Cause Health Problems in Miami RestaurantsMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Restaurants and Eateries have to abide by strict health and hygiene rules and regulation which require them to maintain a specific level of sanitation to ensure that the people who ...

 Aug 21 2014 - The Dental Health Center Joins Smiles Dental Now Smiles Dental RoseburgMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) The Dental Health Center a Roseburg OR dentist recently joined Smiles Dental a regionally-focused dental group in order to continue to provide comfortable high-quality dental services ...

 Aug 21 2014 - Online Business Franchise Opportunity Vs Affiliate ProgramMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Buy an online internet business franchise opportunity. Licensees only need a cell phone laptop and internet connection. Unlimited earning potential with an online franchise business ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help