(MPI) - Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Quoc Phuong had a working session with Pauline Tamasis, Resident Coordinator of the United Nations (UN) in Vietnam and other Resident Representatives of some organisations such as: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), International Labour Organisation (ILO) and World Health Organisation (WHO), on March 1.
At the working session. Photo: MPI
The two sides exchanged views on regulations on the management of the UN official development assistance (ODA) projects in Vietnam, and suggested some key points of the draft Resource Mobilisation Strategy for implementing the Vietnam-UN cooperation programme for the period of 2022-2026.
The two sides identified reasons behind slow progress of some projects, and proposed short-term and long-term solutions to ensure the Vietnam and UN organisations cooperation in an effective, harmonious manner and shared responsibilities.
Deputy Minister Phuong expressed his hope that UN organisations in Vietnam speed up the implementation of some specific projects. He said, the Ministry of Planning and Investment committed to remove difficulties facing UN organisations when implementing projects in Vietnam./.
Ministry of Planning and Investment