Beirut, 11 August 2017 (Communication and Information Unit) -- UN Under-Secretary-General ESCWA Executive Secretary Mohamed Ali Al-Hakim continued this week his official visits. Al-Hakim took over his functions at the helm of the regional commission last May.
In this context, Al-Hakim today visited Minister of Energy and Water César Abi Khalil on top of a delegation including Director of Sustainable Development and Policies Division Roula Majdalani and Chief of Energy Section Radia Sedaoui.
Hakim had visited yesterday Lebanese Armed Forces Commander General Joseph Aoun at the Ministry of Defence accompanied by ESCWA Deputy Executive Secretary for Program Support Khawla Mattar and ESCWA Chief of Security and Safety Section Said Jannoun.
Hakim also visited yesterday Minister of Social Affairs Pierre Bu Assi on top of a delegation comprising ESCWA Chief of Population and Social Development Section Karima El Korri and Regional Advisor for Sustainable Development Adib Nehme. He then visited Minister of the Displaced Talal Arslan accompanied by El Korri and ESCWA Regional Adviser for Emerging and Conflict Related Issues Karam Karam.
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