Middle East needs world partners [Archives:2004/733/Local News]

April 29 2004

A seminar was under the title, “The Middle East and the World” which studied Yemen's vision for possible reforms and more partnerships between the state and the society was held April 26.
The seminar, held by Yemeni Institute for Development of Democracy, was attended by a number of ambassadors and interested individuals. Working papers were on various Arab, American and European initiatives and reform in the Arab world.
In addition, other working papers were discussed, such as terrorism and violence and their effects on the development operation in the Arab world.
Other issues were 9/11, the development of events in Palestine and Iraq, and how to lay down a genuine partnership between the countries of Middle East and countries of the world.