Participation of the Foreign Minister at the UN Food Systems Summit

25.09.2021 09:02

On September 23-24, 2021 on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Mr. Sirojiddin Muhriddin participated and addressed the UN Food Systems Summit.

This high-level gathering served as an important platform for drawing more attention of Heads of States and Governments, as well as regional geographic groups, in fulfilling their commitments to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in particular in the area of food security.

In his speech, Minister Muhriddin while emphasizing the importance of agricultural development through the use of new technologies to reduce the negative impact of various factors to environment and creating a green economy, informed the Summit participants about the priority areas of the National Development Strategy of the Republic of Tajikistan until 2030, in particular in the sphere of ensuring food security.