QUEEN RANIA SELECTED FOR UN PANEL ON POST-2015 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

Amman, Aug. 1 (Petra) – Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah was selected as one of 26 members of a High-level Panel announced in New York by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to advise on the global development agenda beyond 2015, the target date for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

The Secretary-General has appointed three co-chairs: President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia; President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia; and Prime Minister David Cameronof the United Kingdom. The High-level Panel — half of whose members are women — will include representatives of governments, the private sector, academia, civil society and youth….See Full ARTICLE.

Bahman Baktiari

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