A multilateral meeting via a video link on the discussion of issues related to the preparation of medium-term strategy of the United Nations Environment Programme for the period of 2022-2025 was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan on Monday.
The representatives of the UNEP, specialists of the organizations authorized in the field of environmental protection and the ministries of foreign affairs of the European Union countries, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom, Algeria, Lithuania, Peru, Serbia, Georgia and Canada attended the session.
The Turkmen side was represented by the officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of Turkmenistan.
The meeting participants considered the process of developing the medium-term strategy for 2022-2025.
The Turkmen delegation briefed on the main vectors of state environmental policy and the initiatives of the country in the field of environmental protection, particularly the significance of preparation of the UN Special Program for the Aral Sea Basin.