Mohammed Sahib al-Daraji, the Iraqi minister of housing and reconstruction, declared a week back about the meeting of the Arab Housing and Reconstruction Ministers, which was held last Tuesday (18th December, 2012) in Baghdad.
Previously, the minister was quoted by the ministry’s media office saying that the technical committee shall meet before the main meeting of the ministers takes place. Thereon it would be followed by the Executive council’s meeting to organize the documents for the general ministerial meeting.
Different issues were supposed to be discussed, which includes housing requirements in the Arab world, cooperating with UN HABITAT and defense against earthquakes and other natural disasters, which was quoted by the minister.
The meetings are supposed to remain for two days, where above 20 research papers shall be submitted by the Arab delegations.
Source: [Aswat Al Iraq]