UN Regional Director in Sanaa [Archives:1999/26/Local News]

June 28 1999

Mr. Fawaz Fokeladeh, UN Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for the Arab States, and Representative of the UN Secretary General to the forum, arrived in Sanaa in a 5-day visit. Mr. Fawaz will participate in the Emerging Democracies Forum, accepting the invitation presented by the Yemeni Government. The Forum which will be held from the 28-30 of this month. He is representing Mr. Kofi Anan, the UN Secretary-General. Mr. Foqeladeh will be discussing some of the issues adopted by the UNDP with some of the high government officials. Mr. Fokeladeh is trying hard to help the governments and the people in these region to face the globalization challenges.