MOFA: Egypt to host HQ of OIC Women Development Organization
Thursday، 13 August 2020 - 12:39 PM
The Foreign Ministry welcomed Wednesday 12/8/2020 the Cameroon’s endorsement of the statute of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation’s (OIC) Women Development Organization, which Egypt is planned to host its HQ.
Cameroon was the 15th state to endorse the statute of the organization, meeting the quorum needed for launching the organization.
Choosing Egypt to host the organization’s HQ reflects the importance the Egyptian government attaches to the file of women empowerment and the progress it made in this regard, the Foreign Ministry said.
Egypt plays a leading and vital role in promoting women-related issues on both regional and international arenas, the ministry added in its statement.