Permanent Representative attends Landlocked Developing Countries’ Foreign Ministers meeting

2020-09-25 17:05:38

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Mongolia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations V. Enkhbold attended the Annual Ministerial Meeting of Landlocked Developing Countries’ Foreign Ministers on September 23.  

At the meeting, the foreign ministers discussed the implementation of Vienna Programme of Action, results, challenges, ways to intensify its performance and joint efforts of the countries as well as exchanged views on overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic and mitigating its unprecedented impacts.

During the meeting, Mr.Enkhbold briefed on the national contribution to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Vienna Programme of Action amid the COVID-19, and introduced the Government's policies and activities.

Emphasizing the role of the Ulaanbaatar-based International Think Tank for Landlocked Developing Countries, he called for UN member states, development partners and stakeholders to support this organization's activities.

At the end, Foreign Ministers of the LLDCs approved the Ministerial Declaration and the draft roadmap for strengthening the implementation of the program, reaffirming their commitment to the implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action.


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