ABU DHABI, 14th January 2017 (WAM) – Dr. Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Speaker of Federal National Council (FNC) met here today with a 30-member delegation of parliamentarians from different parts of the world.

The parliamentarians are currently visiting the UAE to take part in the meetings of International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.

Dr. Amal Al Qubaisi welcomed the delegation members and said briefed them on the FNC’s mandate, its contribution in the country’s law making process and its interest in the initiatives and proposals relating to renewable energy.

The meeting was attended by the FNC members Dr. Saeed Al Mutawa, Faisal Al Dhabahi and Aysha Al Yateem.

The visiting parliamentarians praised the UAE leadership’s vision for promoting the use of renewable energy solutions both locally and internationally. They also lauded the FNC’s role in developing legislations and in practicing a successful parliamentary diplomacy.

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