Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed meets UN refugee chief

Prince Alwaleed and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres discussed the World Humanitarian Forum to be held in Turkey
Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed meets UN refugee chief
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, chairman of the Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation, discusses philanthropic projects and outreach with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres (third from left) in Riyadh earlier this week. They also discussed the World Humanitarian Forum that will be held in Turkey in 2016. The Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation hosted the preparatory workshop for the forum in Riyadh on Wednesday. — Courtesy photo
By Courtney Trenwith
Thu 18 Sep 2014 02:04 PM

Billionaire Saudi, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal has met with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres in a meeting in Riyadh.

The men discussed the World Humanitarian Forum due to be held in Turkey in 2016. Alwaleed’s charity, The Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation, hosted preparatory workshop for the forum in Riyadh on Wednesday.

A statement from the prince said he discussed philanthropic projects with Guterres, a former prime minister of Portugal.

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