New York: Pakistan’s permanent delegate in United Nation (UN), Maleeha Lodhi says that delivery of UN funds on time is necessary for sustainable development, Aaj News reported.
She said, ‘Poverty and food shortage have been increasing in the world so rapidly, therefore, it is necessary to ensure timely delivery of UN funds in order to combat problems.’
While addressing in the meeting, Maleeha Lodhi said, ‘UN funds should be provided on time for development.’
This was told by Pakistan’s Permanent representative ,Dr. Maleeha Lodhi in a High-Level Political Forum being held in Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) to review implementation of SGDs. In her remarks, the Pakistani envoy said that policymakers must ensure that all goals and targets were equally treated.
She said ,this lack of sense of urgency on certain SDGs can be detrimental to us all.
In this regard, he also welcomed the announcement of a high-level meeting for the financial of 2030’s sustainable development goals by UN Secretary-General Antonio Gutheres.