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2015-09-25




President Elbegdorj Participated in the UN Summit for the Adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development



The 70th Session of the UN General Assembly has begun in New York, the United States of America. This year’s UNGA has attracted about 120 heads of state, and many high-ranking officials. Also the Pope Francis addressed the annual UN General Assembly for the first time.

On September 25, 2015, President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj participated in the opening of the UN Summit for the Adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development consists of 17 goals and 169 targets, an accompanying Declaration, a section on the means, financial and otherwise, which will be required for achievement of the new goals and targets over the next fifteen years