ASSISTANTS TO GCC ENDOWMENT, ISLAMIC AFFAIRS MINISTERS MEET

Riyadh, – The third meeting of the assistants to Ministers in Charge of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states will be held Wednesday in the Saudi Capital Riyadh.

The meeting will discuss a number of topics including the unified mechanism to counter extremist ideas and the memorandum of understanding in the field of Endowments between the GCC states.

The meeting will also discuss the designated authorities’ contributions in the field of education and awareness on voluntary work in addition to the media and awareness strategy in the endowments field and shoeing the true image of Islam to face the campaigns of hatred, bigotry, extremism and sectarianism.

Recommendation of the meeting will be submitted to the upcoming meeting of Their Highnesses and Excellences the GCC ministers of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency