Expansion of Mongolia-Andorra cooperation discussed

2022-11-01 15:23:37

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. In connection with her presentation of Credentials, Ambassador U. Nyamkhuu was received by Minister of Foreign Affairs of Andorra Maria Ubach Font on October 27 to discuss the development of bilateral cooperation in the fields of tourism, agriculture, renewable energy, the fight against climate change, and environmental protection through the exchange of expertise and best practices, as well as in the international organizations' framework, namely through the celebration of the International Year of Rangelands and Pastoralists in 2026, announced by the UN General Assembly resolution, which was initiated by Mongolia.

Taking this opportunity, Ambassador U.Nyamkhuu reiterated the invitation by Foreign Minister of Mongolia B. Battsetseg to Ms. Maria Ubach Font to take part in the Conference of Women Foreign Ministers to be held in Ulaanbaatar in 2023 at the initiative of the Mongolian Foreign Minister.

Conveying her greetings and gratitude to the Foreign Minister of Mongolia, Minister Maria Ubach Font expressed her full support for the broadening of bilateral relations between the two countries and presented some opportunities for multilateral cooperation such as the possibility of Mongolia joining the UN voluntary alliance of the Mountain Partnership.

Furthermore, Ambassador U. Nyamkhuu had meetings with the officials from the Ministry of Tourism, the Ministry of Agriculture and Sustainable Development as well as the Business Andorra, in which introductions of political and socio-economic situations of the two countries were made respectively and both sides exchanged their views on existing potentials for further broadening of the current bilateral cooperation between Mongolia and Andorra.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs