WAM SHARJAH, May 17th, 2013 (WAM)–The General Assembly of the Arab Family Organisation has unanimously re-elected during an extraordinary meeting Jamal Obaid Al Bah as a chairman of the organisation and Mervet Al Talawi as a deputy chairperson.
The meeting was attended by Huda bin Yousif, secretary general of the organisation, Board of Directors and members of the general assembly.
The chairman and members of the organisation praised the efforts being exerted by H. H. Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah and Sponsor of the Arab Family Award to the organisation, citing the hosting of the organisation in Sharjah.
They also congratulated H. H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior on winning the Family Inter-dependence and Social Security Award for 2012.
The general assembly commended the launch of the first edition of the Arab Family Award, describing it as a ” Luminous footprint and venue for fair competition among the Arab families. It is also a tributary of the organisation to enrich and promote the culture of family safety and security.” It thanked Dr Al Bah for his outstanding efforts to make the event a success.