United Nations Under-Secretary-General Griffiths thanks Qatar for support

Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani on Monday met with UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Martin Griffiths, on the sidelines of the Global Security Forum 2024, being held in Doha from May 20-22.

During the meeting, they discussed relations between Qatar and the UN and ways to develop them, especially in the humanitarian field. They also tackled the latest developments in the Gaza Strip and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and ways to streamline a sustainable and unhindered humanitarian aid access to all areas of the Strip, in addition to a number of topics of common interest.

The prime minister affirmed Qatar’s full support for the UN offices and organisations, expressing his aspiration that the high-level strategic dialogue between Qatar and the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, which was held in Doha, will contribute to strengthening the partnership between the two sides.

For his part, Griffiths thanked Qatar for its unwavering support for the UN offices and organisations, stressing that the strategic dialogue will enhance cooperation between the two sides and contribute to addressing the humanitarian repercussions in the region.