Sultanate, Belarus discuss economic cooperation

Kuala Lumpur: The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Housing, took part in the ninth World Urban Forum (WUF9) convened by the UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in Malaysia, which concludes on February 13. The Sultanate is represented in the meeting by Saif bin Amer al Shaqsi, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Housing. The Theme of the ninth session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9) ‘Cities 2030, Cities for All: Implementing the New Urban Agenda’ — places the forum’s focus on the New Urban Agenda as a tool and accelerator for achieving agenda 2030 and the sustainable development goals. WUF9 therefore provides a great opportunity to garner the efforts of all relevant actors to deliberate on, identify and commit to implementation of concrete solutions for the transformative commitments made in the New Urban Agenda. — ONA