On 27 September 2013 at the United Nations Headquarters, Mr. Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs and H.E. Mr. Luvsanvandan Bold, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, officially signed the Memorandum of Understanding between DESA and the Government of Mongolia concerning the provision of Associate Experts to the United Nations.
This agreement highlights the growing interest demonstrated by non-traditional donors in training young professionals for a career in an international environment to build their national capacity in support of their social and economic development.
H.E. Mr. Bold took the opportunity to kindly and warmly invite Mr. Wu to an official visit in Mongolia as soon as the opportunity arises.