Minister of Foreign Affairs chairs MBMA Board of Trustees meeting


The Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, chaired the meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa Academy for Diplomatic Studies, held virtually today in the presence of the Board members.

At the start of the meeting, H.E. Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani expressed his utmost thanks and appreciation for the support and encouragement received by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and that of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister.

The Minister conveyed to the Board members the greetings of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa, the Deputy Prime Minister, and his appreciation for the efforts undertaken by the Board of Trustees to enhance the role of the Academy in developing diplomatic work and upgrading the capabilities of the Ministry’s employees through intensive training courses.

The Minister also noted the pivotal role played by the Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa Academy for Diplomatic Studies in the field of diplomatic training, the development of training programs, and the holding of workshops and specialized courses necessary to develop and qualify members of the diplomatic and consular corps

During the meeting, the topics on the agenda were discussed, as well as a report on the Academy’s progress was presented by the MBMA’s Executive Director, H.E. Dr. Shaikha Muneera bint Khalifa Al Khalifa.

The Board members expressed their appreciation for the Academy’s efforts and the active role it plays in promoting the diplomatic work of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.