OIC chief to attend Kuwait Conference on Palestinian Child Suffering Saturday
Jeddah At the invitation of Kuwait and the Arab League, Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen will attend the International Conference on the Suffering of the Palestinian Child, to be held on Saturday, amid the Israeli violations of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).
The conference will be convened under the auspices of Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, in the attendance of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Secretary General of the Arab League Dr. Ahmed Aboul-Gheit.
There are several important items on the agenda of the conference featuring the status of the Palestinian child in light of international law and the CRC as well as the role of the international community and civil society organizations in promoting and preserving the rights of the Palestinian children, and other related issues.
Source: International Islamic News Agency