The UAE hosted on Wednesday the 22nd assembly of the Committee of Senior Officers of the Indian Ocean Rim Affiliation (IORA) member states nearly.
The assembly was presided over by Abdul Nasser Al Shaali, Assistant Minister for Financial and Commerce Affairs on the Ministry of Overseas Affairs and Worldwide Cooperation.
The Committee’s assembly precedes the 20th IORA Council of Ministers’ (COM) assembly, to be held on Thursday nearly.
The COM assembly will handle a lot of precedence matters inside the UAE’s plan as Chair of the Affiliation. An interactive Dialogue Session between senior officers and dialogue companions will deal with human improvement inside IORA states.
The UAE assumed the place of the IORA Chair in November 2019 through the 19th COM and adopted the theme of “Selling a Shared Future and Path to Prosperity within the Indian Ocean” for its Chairship from 2019 – 2021.
IORA was established in 1997 with the intention of selling regional cooperation, prosperity, and development within the Indian Ocean area via joint motion in accordance with key themes, specifically maritime safety and security, the facilitation of commerce and funding, fisheries administration, catastrophe threat administration, tourism and cultural alternate, tutorial, scientific and technological cooperation, the financial empowerment of ladies, and the Blue Economic system.