PARIS: Princess Haifa bint Abdul Aziz Al-Muqrin, the Kingdom’s everlasting consultant to UNESCO, mentioned that adjustments can solely be confronted with world efforts to realize the widespread targets of selling peace, constructing cultural bridges between nations, and empowering societies to ensure a greater future.
Saudi Arabia not too long ago participated within the 209th session of the UNESCO Government Council on the company’s Paris headquarters. The Kingdom was represented on the session by Princess Haifa and a group of 26 Saudi specialists from completely different sectors which have actions associated to the scope of UNESCO’s work, comparable to schooling, tradition, vitality, surroundings, and coaching.
Princess Haifa mentioned: “Regardless of our completely different cultures and languages, we share our perception that schooling is a proper for everybody, that preserving heritage means securing the long run, and that innovation and science are the bridge that can pull us out of this pandemic the world immediately resides.”
She mentioned that the Kingdom supported African nations and was able to share its experiences in varied UNESCO fields, along with supporting motion plans associated to growing islands as considered one of its priorities in exchanging experiences, particularly for the reason that Kingdom is among the most superior nations on the planet within the subject of water desalination.
Reference was made to the Kingdom’s help for worldwide progress and stability via the G20 presidency, particularly with regard to making sure the continuity of schooling in crises, the continuation of efforts to realize local weather adaptation worldwide, and solidarity with the members of the G20 in combating the COVID-19 pandemic.
As a member state of the UNESCO Government Council, Saudi Arabia is on the 209th session to debate worldwide points associated to the fields of schooling, science and tradition. These can be evaluated and determined upon, and the chief choices assigned to them can be voted on, in cooperation with the council’s member states.
The Kingdom’s participation within the conferences of the UNESCO Government Council additionally comes as a part of its everlasting presence within the worldwide cultural and academic group since its basis in 1946.