Imran Khan to attend Middle East Green Initiative Summit in Saudi Arabia
Prime Minister Imran Khan will fly to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, tomorrow (Saturday) to attend the Middle East Green Initiative (MGI) Summit.
According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Prime Minister will be accompanied to the kingdom by a high-level group that includes the foreign minister and other cabinet members.
“At the MGI Summit, the prime minister will share his perspective on the challenges faced by the developing countries due to climate change. The prime minister will also highlight Pakistan’s experience of launching nature-based solutions to address environmental challenges,” the statement said.
“The MGI Summit is being held at the initiative of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz. The event is the first of its kind in the Middle East region.” The statement further added.
The crown prince established the “Green Saudi Arabia” and “Green Middle East” projects in March 2021, intending to save the environment and the world.
PM Imran Khan praised the two initiatives and promised to share his country’s “Clean and Green Pakistan” and “10 Billion Tree Tsunami” projects’ experiences and lessons learned.
The Foreign Office stated that Prime Minister Imran Khan will attend bilateral meetings with Saudi authorities to discuss improving trade and economic connections between the two nations and expand job possibilities for Pakistanis.
“The two sides will also exchange views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.” the Foreign Office stated.
The Prime Minister will participate in an interactive session during which he will encourage foreign investment in Pakistan. The meeting will be attended by Saudi Arabia’s top financiers and executives, as well as members of the Pakistani diaspora in the kingdom.