Turkmen delegation took part in the work of the 74th session of United Nations General Assembly. Vice-premier, Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov informed the Head of the State on the outcomes of working visit to New York at the extended session of the Government on October 4.
It was informed that Turkmen side has spoken at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly on September 28, having presented priority positions of Turkmenistan in such global modern subjects as provision of security and sustainable development, climate change as well as proposed constructive initiatives of the President of the country on this directions.
During working visit, the delegation of our country had a meeting with the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, during which the Head of the UN received an invitation of Turkmen leader to take part in International Conference planned on occasion of the 25th anniversary of Turkmenistan neutrality in 2020.
Having highlighted significant contribution of Turkmen side to provision of peace and stability in the region, the UN Secretary General gave high appraisal to the initiatives of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov aimed at solution of current issues of the global agenda.
Willingness to further development of multidimensional cooperation between Turkmenistan and the UN, which meets the interest of common wealth, has been expressed at the meeting. It was also noted that important role is given to the activity related to the climate change in home and foreign policy of our country.
At the same time, the importance of development of the UN Special Programme for Aral Sea region and development of Caspian ecological programme initiated by the Head of Turkmen state Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has been highlighted.
During the visit, Turkmenistan delegation took part in number of international events as well as had multilateral and bilateral meetings, during which the exchange of the views on importance and practical implementation of creative initiatives of the Leader of the Nation in different spheres took place.
At the request of the President of Turkmenistan, Turkmen side has signed the Code of Conduct for a world free of terrorism in the UN Headquarter on September 30. Joining of the above-mentioned document has become another evidence of invariable commitment of our country o fulfilment of undertaken international obligations.
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