(MPI) – On July 25th 2017, the MPI awarded Medal “For the cause of Vietnamese Planning and Investment sector” to Mr. Rémi Genevey, Country Director of the AFD in Vietnam to recognize his contributions to the development of the sector.
Deputy Minister Nguyen The Phuong and Mr. Rémi Genevey at the meeting. Photo: Duc Trung (MPI)
Speaking at the meeting, Deputy Minister of the MPI Nguyen The Phuong highly appreciated the contributions of the AFD in general and Mr. Rémi Genevey in particular to the development of Vietnam in the fields of agriculture – food security, basic infrastructure (railway, urban railway, electricity, clean water), financial assistances for production, especially cooperation in coping with climate change… The Deputy Minister said that Vietnam is one of the countries affected the most by climate change and it has been doing the utmost to carry out the sustainable development goals to 2030. Thereby, Vietnam Government hopes to be supported by France Government and AFD in these fields.
Deputy Minister Nguyen The Phuong authorized by the Minister of the MPI awarded the Medal “For the cause of Vietnamese Planning and Investment sector” to Mr. Rémi Genevey to recognize his contributions to the development of the Planning and Investment sector.
At the meeting, the Country Director of AFD thanked the warm reception and appreciation of the MPI and expressed his honor to receive this Medal. He said that his success came from the close collaboration, belief and support of the MPI. After his tenure in Vietnam, he will be the Director General of Asian Department at the headquarters of the AFD in Paris and continues directing activities of the AFD Vietnam. So he confirmed to collaborate with the AFD and MPI to deploy the programs and projects for Vietnam on his new position./.
Ministry of Planning and Investment