Kuwait Times, Tuesday, Jun 21, 2022 | Zul Qaadah 21, 1443
Civil aviation inks cooperation deal with UN program
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation, represented by the Meteorological
Department, inked on Monday with the UN Human Settlement Programme a memorandum
of understanding aimed at attaining objectives of the 2030 development agenda.
Director General Yousef Al-Fozan and Dr Amira Al-Hassan of the UN program signed
the MoU at a ceremony attended by ambassadors, officials representing
authorities and government departments.
Fozan said in a statement that the MoU is designed for achieving local
development, tackling urban development issues and establishing cooperation for
rendering residential areas in Kuwait sustainable. It stipulates exchange of
studies on weather impact, namely dust storms, on the inhabited Kuwaiti areas.