Parliament Speaker participates in ASEM13Politics
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The 13th Summit of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM13) was held on November 25-26 under the theme ‘Strengthening Multilateralism for Shared Growth’.
Heads of state and government of 51 countries, and representatives of the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations attended the 13th summit hosted by the Kingdom of Cambodia to discuss a wide range of issues related to regional and international cooperation.
Speaker of the State Great Khural of Mongolia G.Zandanshatar took part in the first plenary session of the summit. In his remarks on climate change, Speaker G.Zandanshatar stressed the importance of ASEM in not only bringing Asia and Europe closer, but also in supporting regional and global prosperity and security and called on highly developed Asian and European countries to provide increased support to the climate efforts of low and middle income countries.
Mongolia joined ASEM during its 6th summit in Helsinki in 2006.