The League of Arab States (LAS) has honored the late HRH Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz, ACCD's Founder, at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of LAS. HRH Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Talal Bin Abdul Aziz, ACCD's President, has received the honor from H.E. Ahmed Abu EL-Gheit the Secretary General of LAS.
LAS's honor to the late Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz stems from the noble role of His Highness in supporting children's rights and the advancement of their status in the countries of the region during the past decades. The efforts of the late Prince Talal were reflected in the establishment of higher councils and national committees for childhood in the Arab countries. In addition, Prince Talal has initiated establishing a number of developmental organizations concerned with childhood issues, notably the Arab Council for Childhood and Development (ACCD) and the Arab Gulf Programme for Development (AGFUND).
Date: 7 March 2019
ACCD is an Arab non-governmental organization that has a legal entity and functions in the field of childhood. ACCD was established in 1987 upon the initiative of HRH Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz, the ACCD's President, and a resolution issued by the Arab League’s Conference on “Childhood and Development” that was held in Tunisia in 1986… read more