World should follow Saudi Arabia’s approach towards empowering women, Al-Shammary says

The committee of social, educational, cultural, women, and youth affairs, an affiliate of the Arab Parliament finished a meeting on Thursday chaired by Dr. Mastourah bint Obaid Al-Shammari, in preparation of the 2nd general assembly of the AP scheduled to be held on Saturday at the headquarters of the Arab League.

Following the meeting, Al-Shammari said the plan of the committee for the forthcoming period includes a number of events and activities and enacting a number of guiding rules including Arab family and combating illiteracy in the Arab world.

She hailed the efforts being exerted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH the Crown Prince, in support of education in its capacity as the base of progress and renaissance and a main pillar of the Arab national security.