Campaign launched against plastic pollution in Saudi Arabia

There was also a lecture about the damage caused by plastic pollution to the environment. (SPA)
Updated 17 November 2018
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Campaign launched against plastic pollution in Saudi Arabia

  • Al-Humaidan said: “Jeddah University accords a great deal of attention to environmental education as a promoter of quality of life”

JEDDAH: Jeddah University’s president stressed the care and attention accorded by the Saudi government to the environment and environmental sustainability.
Adnan Al-Humaidan did so while launching a campaign against plastic pollution in the presence of Khalil Al-Thaqafi, president of the General Authority of Meteorology and Environmental Protection.
Al-Humaidan said: “Jeddah University accords a great deal of attention to environmental education as a promoter of quality of life.”
Both officials honored the campaign’s participating entities, and toured the accompanying exhibition. There was also a lecture about the damage caused by plastic pollution to the environment.


Crown Prince receives newly appointed Saudi ambassadors

Updated 17 February 2019
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Crown Prince receives newly appointed Saudi ambassadors

RIYADH: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met on Sunday in Riyadh the newly appointed Saudi ambassadors.

This included the ambassadors to Switzerland, Germany, Brazil, Ethiopia and the UAE.

The crown prince congratulated the ambassadors on their appointment and wished them success, emphasizing the importance of working to strengthen Saudi Arabia’s international role in accordance with the directives of King Salman as well as attending to the affairs of Saudi citizens abroad.

The reception was attended by the minister of foreign affairs, Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdul Aziz Al-Assaf.