- Community Empowerment
Monday, November 25, 2013
Queen Rania meets with President of SOS Children’s Villages
(Office of Her Majesty- Press Department- Amman) Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah met today with the President of SOS Children’s Villages, Mr. Siddhartha Kaul, Director of Middle East and North Africa SOS Villages, Ms. Heger Akrout Husseini, Chairperson of SOS Jordan, Ms. Reem Habayeb and National Director of SOS Jordan Ms. Lina Mola.
The meeting discussed the organization's work in Jordan and the region and how it cares for orphaned and abandoned children under the age of 14, and who are living away from their families due to different social reasons. The SOS villages also support children after the age of 14 through transferring them to other youth homes supervised by the organization itself.
Mr. Kaul thanked Her Majesty for her efforts and all the work she does to support orphans inside and outside the SOS villages.