Permanent Representative to UN in Vienna presents credentials

2022-01-27 13:47:32

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations in Vienna M.Tsengeg presented his credentials to  Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Director-General of the United Nations Office at Vienna Ghada Waly on January 25.

The Permanent Representative said Mongolia will continue to take an active part in the activities of the Ad Hoc Committee to Elaborate a Comprehensive International Convention on Countering the Use of Information and Communications Technologies for Criminal Purposes, the Mechanism for the Review of the Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto, and other activities of UNODC.

Executive Director Ghada Waly informed that there are opportunities for the sides to cooperate on projects and seek funds from international donors as part of UNODC’s global initiatives and programs.

Moreover, Permanent Representative M.Tsengeg and the UNODC Executive Director emphasized that they will pay attention to expanding cooperation between Mongolia and UNODC in combating corruption and money laundering, and preventing terrorism and cybercrime.