High Level Political Forum 2018 Session (HLPF)

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On 9 July 2018 the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan to the UN H.E. Mr. Mahmadamin Mahmadaminov participated in the opening session of the High Level Political Forum 2018 on sustainable development under the auspices of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Ambassador Mahmadaminov in his capacity as the Vice President of ECOSOC presided over the interactive session on SDG 6 � Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

The Forum is the main multilateral mechanism in the UN system for reviewing the implementation of the Agenda for Sustainable Development for the period to 2030 (Agenda 2030). The main objective of the Forum is to promote the exchange of experience and best practices in achieving sustainable development.

Source: Ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan

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Participation in a side event entitled Hydrology towards sustainable resilient societies

On 10 July 2018 Permanent Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan to the UN H.E. Mr. Mahmadamin Mahmadaminov participated and addressed the side event Hydrology towards sustainable resilient societies which was held in the framework of the High Level Political Forum 2018 on sustainable development.

In his statement Ambassador Mahmadaminov emphasized significant increase in number of extreme natural phenomena in Tajikistan, which causes serious damage to the population and the economy of the country and also noted the ever-increasing impact of climate change on the environmental situation in the country, as well as the high volume of glacier melting.

Source: Ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan