Jordan Times

  • Subject : Abu Ghazaleh participates in Moscow State Institute of Int’l Relations Conference
  • Date : 24-Oct-2010
  • Text :

    Russian President Dmitry Medvedev inaugurated the fifth conference for Commonwealth Independent States “CIS” Scientists and Scholars at Moscow State Institute of International Relations in the occasion of declaring 2010 as the year of Russian science and creativity.

    Talal Abu Ghazaleh attended the inauguration ceremony and took part in its various activities along with other ministers, officials, scientists, academics and leading figures.

    Abu Ghazaleh, chairman of the United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and Development (UN-GAID?, headed the conference session on “Knowledge Society and Human Aspects in Modernity” where he called for developing standards to measure the human impact on economic indicators and to encounter behaviour, psychological and health challenges that emerge with the development of knowledge society.

    Abu Ghazaleh also met with the students of Moscow State Institute of International Relations in an open dialogue regarding international economy, information technology and development.