Jordan represented on IAEA board
Makram Qaisi elected to the role of VP of IAEA?s board of governors
Jordan’s resident representative in Vienna has been elected to the role of Vice President of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Board of Governors.
Makram Qaisi was selected for the position by acclamation after his nomination by the Group of 77 and China, according to the Foreign Ministry. In a report by the Jordan News Agency, ministry spokesman Mohammad Kayed said that that Jordan’s representation on the board is an important step on the political and technical levels that shows global understanding of the Kingdom’s nuclear programme, in order to meet its medium and long-term water and energy needs.