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  HE GCCSG: The Cooperation Council’s Journey Has Become a Model to Be Emulated Among the Countries of the World, Despite All the Challenges and Difficulties It Faces

General Secretariat - Kuwait
His Excellency Mr Jasem Mohamed Albudaiwi, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), stated that the journey of the Cooperation Council has become a model to be emulated among the countries of the world, despite all the challenges and difficulties it faces.

This statement was made during his lecture at the Mubarak Al Abdullah Joint Command and Staff College in Kuwait, on Thursday (April 18, 2024) in Kuwait City.

At the beginning of his speech, His Excellency reviewed the historical foundations and motives for establishing the GCC, emphasising the primary goal of unifying the efforts of the Council countries to confront regional and global challenges. He praised the late founding leaders for establishing a cohesive Gulf bloc that achieves interconnectedness and comprehensive integration among the member states.

During the lecture, HE the Secretary General also highlighted the valuable indicators, statistics, and milestones achieved by the GCC countries throughout their journey, following the directives of the late and current leaders of the GCC.

He also praised the hard work and dedication of those involved at all levels in overcoming challenges and obstacles faced by the Cooperation Council countries, expressing his determination to continue working towards integration between member states.

Furthermore, His Excellency emphasised that the directives of the GCC leaders were always aimed at achieving the well-being of their people and living in a safe and stable environment, while he also highlighted the significant progress made by the GCC countries in various fields of integration.

HE the Secretary General mentioned the changing environment in which the GCC countries are located and the need to strengthen solidarity and unify efforts to overcome challenges and protect the Cooperation Council's influence.

Meanwhile, HE Mr Albudaiwi acknowledged the vital role of future generations in preserving and enhancing the Council's gains to adapt to future changes and circumstances.

In conclusion, His Excellency thanked the command of the Mubarak Al Abdullah Joint Command and Staff College for the invitation and their interest in informing students about the history and achievements of the GCC General Secretariat, wishing the studying officers at the College success in their professional and academic careers.