Prof. Shahbaz Khan, Director of UNESCO Beijing Office, met with Prof. CAO Jinghua, Executive Director of Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) Secretariat
On 9 July 2021, Prof. Shahbaz Khan, Director of UNESCO Beijing Office visited ANSO Secretariat and met with Prof. CAO Jinghua, Executive Director of Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) Secretariat and his team. This was the first formal meeting between UNESCO Beijing Office and ANSO Secretariat after Prof. Khan took up his functions in March 2021.
During the meeting, both parties gave introductions of recent works, appreciated the cooperation on the “Beauty of Life on Earth: Man and Biodiversity in Protected Areas” Exhibition, and exchanged ideas on potential future cooperation on Women in Science, Scholarship, Open Science and Science Report.
In addition, both parties also discussed strategic themes including Sustainable Water Development, Disaster Risk Reduction and South-South Cooperation.
UNESCO and ANSO wish that by working together, they could make voice and impact louder and wider in the world to promote sustainable development and to achieve big goals.