The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting International locations (OPEC) stated that the sixth Iraq Vitality Discussion board (IEF) will host the formal launch of OPEC’s historical past ebook to commemorate the organisation’s sixtieth anniversary.
The historical past ebook, titled “OPEC 60 years and past: A narrative of braveness, cooperation and dedication,” was ready to commemorate the organisation’s sixtieth anniversary.
Based on an announcement by OPEC on Tuesday, the sixth Iraq Vitality Discussion board (IEF) is slated to carry in Baghdad, Iraq, from June 18 to June 20.
OPEC Secretary-Basic, Dr. Mohammad Barkindo, will probably be in attendance, it stated.
The assertion stated the main target of the publication was to carry to a wider readership OPEC’s historical past, its aims and its achievements over its first six many years.
It stated the Iraq Vitality Discussion board, the nation’s vitality and financial flagship occasion, would offer a platform for full of life dialogue and interactive alternate between a variety of business stakeholders.
“In its sixth iteration, the discussion board will entice authorities officers, policy-makers, decision-makers, business leaders, consultants and analysts from Iraq and past.
“The occasion will probably be held beneath the theme ‘The Center East as The Cornerstone of World Vitality Safety.
“It’ll cowl quite a few key points associated to vitality, together with world vitality safety, the vitality transition, uncertainties associated to financial restoration, funding, in addition to sustainable growth,” it stated.
It famous that the Secretary-Basic would additionally obtain the celebrated 2022 Iraq Vitality Award from the Iraq Vitality Institute for his years of dedication to the organisation, its Member International locations, the vitality business, and his help to Iraq and its folks.
The assertion quoted the Secretary-Basic as stating: “We’re extraordinarily excited to return to Baghdad and to participate within the sixth IEF, which is happening at a decisive second within the historical past of the vitality sector.
“IEF 2022 guarantees thought-provoking discussions on a few of the most vital problems with our instances, from world vitality safety to the Center East’s key position within the vitality transition.
“Since I attended the primary IEF in 2016, the discussion board has grown right into a premier regional occasion that pulls luminaries from Iraq’s vitality business, high-level policymakers and a few of the foremost thinkers on vitality,” Barkindo stated.
He stated because the birthplace of OPEC in 1960 and one of many world’s most vital oil suppliers, Iraq, the cradle of civilisation and the land of prophets, was particularly effectively suited to host discussions on how to make sure a steady, safe and sustainable vitality future for all.
Ali Allawi, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister of Financial Affairs and Minister of Finance is among the many confirmed contributors within the main vitality business occasion.
OPEC Secretary-Basic participated within the Iraq Vitality Discussion board in 2019.