BAN KI-MOON SPEAKS AT DOHA FORUM
HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani patronises the opening of the 16th Doha Forum, which was organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with local and international research and study centres.
Held under the title “Stability and Prosperity for All”, the Forum attracted presidents, international personalities, businessmen and academics who were among the 58 experts who spoke on different issues like economy, energy, security and defence.
Several topics like “International and regional status quo and the means to meet the challenges”, “The Middle East: Towards more stability and prosperity”, “The Global Economy: where to?”, “Global security: Current reality and challenge”, “Gulf Security: Dialogue instead conflict” and “Achievement of the international agenda for sustainable development in light of the current situation of the global economy” were all on the agenda. Secretary- General of the United Nations Ban Ki-Moon delivered the keynote address at the opening of the forum.