Indonesia Urges Stronger Cooperation Between ASEAN & UN

Sonya Michaella    •    23 September 2016 16:57 WIB
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Indonesia Urges Stronger Cooperation Between ASEAN & UN
Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi (Photo: MoFA)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Foreign ministers from ASEAN countries have conducted a meeting with UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon on the sidelines of UN General Assembly in New York.

Foreign Miniter Retno Marsudi urged stronger cooperation between ASEAN and UN. She mentioned the two organizations should synergize ASEAN Community Vision 2025 with sustainable development goals (SDGs).

"Stronger cooperation between ASEAN and UN will eliminate information gap at the regional and global levels," Retno said at the meeting, according to a press release received on Friday (9/23).

"ASEAN and UN should collaborate to synergize ASEAN Community Vision 2025 and SDGs," she continued.

Retno added Indonesia will host ASEAN-UN Regional Dialogue (AURED) on November 7-9, 2016.



(WAH)