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UN RC speaks at the national conference dedicated to Turkmenistan's foreign policy priorities

UN RC speaks at the national conference dedicated to Turkmenistan's foreign policy priorities


Overview of the International Conference on Turkmenistan's new international initiatives
/ Turkmen TV channel "Altyn Asyr" /
Ashgabat, 5 October 2011 The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Turkmenistan, Lenni Montiel attended the International Scientific and Practical Conference titled "Foreign Policy of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: Peace and Sustainable Development" in Ashgabat on October 1. The conference discussed the international initiatives put forward by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at the 66th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.

In his statement, Lenni Montiel said that the concept "Peace through Development" encapsulating Turkmenistan's foreign policy agenda for the near future is in harmony with the programmes that the UN implements in Turkmenistan in support of national development plans.

Speaking of Turkmenistan's new international initiatives put forward by the President at the 66th Session of the UNGA, Lenni Montiel commended Turkmenistan's position on the global climate change agenda and the National Climate Change Strategy developed by Turkmenistan. He also appreciated Turkmenistan's proposal to establish a Center on climate change issues in Ashgabat.

The conference was attended by members of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of ministries and departments, heads of international organizations and diplomatic missions accredited in Turkmenistan, as well as representatives of public associations, the Academy of Sciences, rectors, professors, university students and mass media.

 

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