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Qatar Elected as Member of IPU Standing Committee on Peace and International Security

16 October 2019



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The State of Qatar was elected as a member of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Standing Committeeon Peace and International Security. This took place in the current 141st Assembly of the IPU in Belgrade.

The State of Qatar will be represented in the committee by HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi, Members of Shura Council.

The committee follows up on the 2014 resolution 'Towards a nuclear-weapon-free world: The contribution of parliaments', and will discuss topics related to the criminalization of money laundering, as well as an expert hearing on parliamentary strategies to promote peace and security to address threats and conflicts arising from climate-related disasters.