BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 24
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with President of the UN General Assembly Tijjani Muhammad-Bande within the 18th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement to be held in Baku, Trend reports on Oct. 24 referring to the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.
At the meeting, the sides stressed that Azerbaijan and the UN maintain successful cooperation and also exchanged views over the prospects of the relations.
Highlighting the economic and social reforms in Azerbaijan, Mammadyarov briefed the Muhammad-Bande on the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals at the national level.
The Azerbaijani minister stressed that Azerbaijan is fully committed to implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and Azerbaijan signifies the role of taking concrete and practical steps to stimulate and promote cooperation and economic integration within South-South framework.
Muhammad-Bande stressed Azerbaijan’s active role within the UN. The presentation by Azerbaijan its 2nd Voluntary National Report on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda was highly appreciated.
During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the issues of mutual interest of the UN agenda.