One million dollar allocated for ALECSO building in Tunisia

December 29, 2012

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz ordered the allocation of $1 million for the completion of the new building of the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO) in Tunis.  The announcement was made by Dr. Khalid Al-Sabti, Deputy Minister of Education, who led Saudi Arabia's delegation to the ALECSO General Conference in Tunisia today.  Addressing the opening ceremony, Dr. Al-Sabti said the donation reflects Saudi Arabia's keenness on the important role played by ALECSO in the areas of education, culture and science in the Arab world.