Speaker meets UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative Beate Trankmann

2019-02-22 10:52:33

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On February 21, Speaker of the State Great Khural (Parliament) G.Zandanshatar met with Beate Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Mongolia.

At the beginning of the meeting, Speaker G.Zandanshatar extended gratitude for supporting the cooperation between the two sides during his term as Head of the Government Secretariat and informed that changes are being made to the rules of parliamentary debate. “An online meeting with members of the local councils of soums will be held in a few days’ time. In doing so, difficulties faced by the regions and the locals will be resolved without losing time,” added the Speaker.

For her part, Ms. Beate Trankmann expressed her hope for further successful cooperation and congratulated Mongolia on having the opportunity to present its national voluntary review of the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals at the ‘High-Level Political Forum 2019’ to be held this July.