26 September 2016, Colombo
High Commissioner Zahiya Zareer has departed to Fiji to represent the Maldives at the 45th Consultative Committee meeting of the Colombo Plan scheduled to be held in Suva from 28-30 September 2016. The Consultative Committee is the highest review and policy making body of the Colombo Plan. It provides a forum for member states of the Colombo Plan for the exchange of views on current development problems facing member countries and review the work of the Colombo in economic and social development within the region. The Maldives joined the Colombo Plan in 1963.
High Commissioner Zahiya is accompanied by First Secretary at the High Commission of Maldives Ms. Umaira Mohamed.