Hundreds of Women Parliamentarians Meet in Jordan Wednesday

Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) 2016 in Amman

تم نشره في Sun 1 May / May 2016. 04:30 PM
  • House of Representatives Quarters in Abdali, Amman

AMMAN —Al Ghad— Second Deputy to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Khamis Attiyyeh, confirmed readiness to host The Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) 2016 in Amman, next Wednesday, for two days at the Lower House quarters, in participation of hundreds of female politicians and parliamentarians from 89 countries

The forum, hosted in the MENA region for the first time, is scheduled and prepared in cooperation with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the Council of World Women Leaders, the network of women Presidents and Prime Ministers.

According to Attiyyeh, presiding the higher coordination committee for the summit; the global convention reflects trust in Jordan, the government’s roles in the region, and that the world sees the Kingdom in different light from the rest of the region.