Shura Council Partakes in Meeting of Heads of IPU Geopolitical Groups, Standing Committees

11 March 2023

The Shura Council participated in the joint meeting between the heads of geopolitical groups and the heads of the Standing Committees of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which took place on the sidelines of the 146th IPU Assembly in Bahrain.

HE Shura Council Member and President of the IPU Committee on Peace and International Security Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi represented the Shura Council in the meeting.

During the meeting, HE IPU President Duarte Pacheco reviewed the latest developments and the main activities since the 145th Assembly in Rwanda.

The heads of the geopolitical groups reviewed their main activities since the Rwanda meetings and their expectations from the IPU Assembly in Bahrain. The meeting touched on strengthening cooperation among the geopolitical groups and the contribution of the standing committees to the IPU strategy.

HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi discussed the activities and programs of the Committee on Peace and International Security during the last period and the various topics and issues concerning regional and global peace and security.