EU delegation visits Economic and Social Council

Amman, A delegation from the European Economic Council (EEC) was briefed on duties of the Economic and Social Council (ESC) in the field of preparing studies, policy papers and government consultations on various economic, social and cultural domains.

During a meeting with the visiting EEC delegates on Monday, Head of the Council, Dr. Mustafa Al-Hamarna stressed the dire need to “institutionalize” ties of the Mediterranean councils.

For his part, President of the EEC, George Dassis, highlighted the role of the Jordanian body and its publications, noting openness to civil society organizations and their empowerment as a part of the process of dialogue on pressing issues.

The delegation comprises members from Greece, Austria, Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, alongside the council’s foreign relations chief.

Source:Jordan News Agency