Vietnam is counting on UNESCO’s support for its candidacy for the World Heritage Committee: FM | Policy
Expressing his joy at the robust growth of cooperation between the two parties, Son hailed UNESCO’s assistance to Vietnam in its conservation and promotion of cultural heritage sites, global geoparks and biosphere reserves as well. than in its participation in the networks of global creative organizations. and learning cities, among others.
The diplomat affirmed that Vietnam will continue to be an active and responsible member and fulfill its international commitments to make more substantial and effective contributions to the common affairs of UNESCO.
For his part, Azoulay spoke highly of Vietnam’s practical and effective contributions to the organization’s operations as well as its proactive, active and responsible role as a member of UNESCO’s Executive Board for the 2021-2025 term.
She also congratulated Vietnam for being elected with the highest number of approval votes to the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage for the 2022-2026 term.
The Director General recommended that Vietnam continue to maintain a balance between conservation and development.
It is committed to encouraging the sharing of scientific achievements between developed and developing member countries and to further support Vietnam in the fields of education, culture, science and information-communication.
The host and guest also discussed the global situation and the role of current multilateral forums in addressing global issues and challenges./.