Yemen participated in Shanghai’s conference [Archives:2004/743/Local News]

June 3 2004

Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Executive Director of Social Fund for Development, Mr. Abdulkareem Ismail Al-Arhabi, headed the delegation of the Republic of Yemen to the World Conference in Shanghai on International Experiments on Combating Poverty.
The Yemeni delegation included a number of officials from the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and representatives of some civil society organizations.
The Yemeni experiment, in the form of the Social Fund for Development, was discussed and recognized by the participants as one of the world's best experiments in combating poverty.