Meeting in Vienna with OPEC Fund for International Development

February 5, 2019

The President of the Presidential Council of the National Government of Accord met in Vienna the Director General of OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) on the sidelines of the 43rd Anniversary of the Fund's founding as a cultural day for Libya. The Director General of the Fund provided a brief overview of the functions and activities of the Fund, which was established in 1976, with a view to enhance financial cooperation and partnership between OPEC member countries and other developing countries in the world.

The Fund contributed to sustainable development in many developing countries in energy generation and poverty alleviation, as well as education, health, transport and infrastructure.

The President expressed his appreciation for the sincere efforts of the Fund's management in achieving the noble goals for which it was established.