President Khurelsukh sends souvenir to UNESCOArt & Culture
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. In the frames of the ‘Mongolian Cultural Days,’ held in the French Republic on September 20-23, the artists of the National Theater of Mongolia presented their performance named ‘Legend of the Nomads’ at the UNESCO headquarters.
The vice-chairman of the Office of President B. Tuyatsetseg handed a souvenir with content of the inclusion of Khuvsgul Lake Biosphere Reserve in the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves, which was sent from the President of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh, over to Assistant Director-General for the Social and Human Sciences of UNESCO Gabriela Ramos.
UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay met with the President of Mongolia U. Khurelsukh while paying a working visit to Mongolia in July on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Mongolia’s accession to UNESCO. During the meeting, Ms. Audrey handed a Certificate confirming the inclusion of Khuvsgul Lake Biosphere Reserve in the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves over to the President of Mongolia.
1200 guests and representatives including the member of the State Great Khural and the chair of the Mongolian-French parliamentary group J.Chinburen, Deputy Minister of Culture M.Batbayar, Ambassador and Permanent Representative U.Nyamkhuu, the French Senates, Ministries, Secretariats, Paris, international organizations based in Paris, embassies of foreign countries, Permanent Representations to UNESCO, representatives of Mongolian citizens living and working in Europe attended the events.