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  The 34th Meeting of the GCC Technical Committee for Housing Affairs

GCC- Riyadh
The GCC Technical Committee for Housing Affairs held via visual communication the 34th meeting on Monday, 11 May 2020. The meeting chaired by HE Youssef AbdulRahman Al-Nuaimi, Director of the International Organizations and Relations Office at the Ministry of Infrastructure Development in the United Arab Emirates and the participation of  representatives of all Member States. This was to discuss the effects of the Corona Virus Pandemic (COVID-19) on housing projects, and the efforts made by the ministries concerned to address the crisis in the GCC states.
The meeting discussed the most important measures taken by the GCC ministries concerned with housing affairs to address this virus, and the most important challenges they faced. The committee also reviewed a number of issues, the most prominent of which is the affirmation of the relevant committees in the member states to continue implementing the strategy of the GCC joint housing work. As well as, encouraging the GCC states to submit their contributions to the GCC Housing Award, and following up the implementation of the GCC Ministers decisions of the year 2019. The committee agreed on a number of recommendations to submit to the Honorable Ministers.