UN Day celebration calls for further action on SDGs
To commemorate United Nations Day on October 24, the UN Country Team in China and the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation co-hosted an event themed ‘SDG Action Day’ at the former residence of Soong Ching Ling in Dongcheng district.
United Nations Resident Coordinator Nicholas Rosellini gave the welcoming remarks, calling for further action to implement Social Develop- ment Goals (SDGs). Wang Shouwen, Vice Minister of Commerce and Tian Jinchen, Vice Governor of Qinghai Province, also gave speeches. They were followed by musical performances. Around 400 guests from government agencies, the diplomatic corps, international organizations, the private sector, and the media attended the event.
United Nations Day celebrations on October 24