NGOs Role in International Conferences: Workshop [Archives:2001/23/Local News]

June 4 2001

The Human Rights Information and Training Center (HRITC), in cooperation with the Arab Sisters Forum, organized yesterday in Taiz a workshop on participating in the international conferences and the role of NGOs in them. Mr. Izzaddin Al-Asbahi, Chairman of HRITC said the role the NGOs should play in the making decisions in such conferences. Then Ms. Amal Al-Basha, chairwomen of the Arab Sisters Forum presented the work system of the United Nations and the position of NGOs in the international structure. She also discussed the NGOs’ role in preparing for the international conferences and how to be an active participant in the decision making process.
The event was attended by a number of social personalities, academics and representatives of NGOs.