Khartoum- First Vice President of the Republic and National Prime Minister Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh received Assistant Secretary General of the Arab League Dr. Kamal Hassan
Ali, where Saleh directed mapping out an executive matrix for Sudan development conference and the initiative of the President of the Republic on Arab food security.
The Assistant Arab League Secretary General said in a press statement that the meeting discussed the ongoing preparations for convening the Sudan development conference, which is scheduled for the last quarter of this year, pointing out that holding of the conference was decided by the last Nouakchott Summit.
He indicated that the meeting also tackled the steps made during the last period concerning the initiative of the President of the Republic on Arab food security, saying that the initiative has found welcome from the Arab leaders.
The Assistant Arab League Secretary General said that the general study of the initiative has been completed, funded by the Arab Monetary Fund.
He announced that an executive mechanism for the initiative would be adopted by the Amman summit, which is scheduled for March 29.