Yemen forum on democracy to kick off February 21
SANA\’A,(Saba) – Meetings of the Yemen Forum of Democracy, Development and Security would start in February 21-23 in the capital Sana\’a.
An official source said representatives of a number of Yemeni and foreign civil society associations and other social and religious bodies would participate in the forum.
Akhdar Ebrahimi, the U.N. secretary-general\’s advisor for peace, U.N Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Danilo Turk and 20 international figures would attend the gathering.
The forum, organized by the foreign ministry, U.N. and International Development Authority aim to enhance the consciousness between national and international partners over Yemen achievements and the challenges in democracy and economic reform in Yemen.