Al-Takamul Development Society holds workshop [Archives:2004/776/Local News]

September 27 2004

Al-Takamul Development Society, a charitable non-profitable organisation, had on 15-16 September held a workshop on defining the executive regulations of the private sector societies and establishments law. The workshop was funded by the Social Fund for Development.
It was opened by Mr Hamoud al-Naqeeb, head of the Social Committee at the Capital Secretariat, who delivered an opening speech praising the workshop and its goals calling the participants to study and understand the law in order to ensure their having the rights stipulated in the law and also commit themselves to doing their duties as defined by law. He had also praised the support offered by the Social Fund for Development for the purpose of developing and achieving the humanitarian goals of the societies.
The workshop was attended by representatives of 12 various societies and there had been a discussion that tackled five themes, mainly those concerning rights and duties of civil community organizations and regulations concerning the establishment and dissolving them in case they do not abide by the conditions forwarded by the law.
participants in the workshop had shown great interest in the meetings and discussions of the workshop, particularly those representatives who had attended such workshops for the first time.