A fruitful meeting of ECOPAL Forum was held at Palestine Academy office in Ramallah on Thursday 13th August. It was agreed to work under the umbrella of the Academy as specialized group of scientists and experts for protection of environment and nature of Palestine.
Dr Raed Al-Kowni was appointed to represent the ECOPAL within the Academy Scientific Societies.
On the same day, the first virtual meeting was held joining ECOPAL, the Academy with the Arab Academics & Scientists Union. The aim of meeting is to organize a conference on Challenges facing nature and environment in the Arab region, which will be held before the end of year 2020, with sponsorship of Friedrich Naumann Foundation, Jerusalem (FNF), and local Palestinian Industrial companies.
Dr Khaled Sawalha – chairman of ECOPAL will the coordinator of conference and proposed to form scientific, media and finance committees. Wide participation scientists from Palestine, Jordan and other Arab countries is expected to make a distinctive scientific event.