Vietnam wins trust worldwide: Belgian Ambassador to UN

Vietnam has a strong voice and has won trust worldwide, especially in Asia, Africa, the Europe as well as the US, Ambassador Philippe Kridelka, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the UN has told VNA.

Vietnam wins trust worldwide: Belgian Ambassador to UN hinh anh 1

Philippe Kridelka, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the UN. (Photo: thaienquirer)

He expressed his belief that Vietnam can effectively act as a bridge among countries. As the US will have a new administration led by President Joe Biden next month, Vietnam will have chances to contribute more to the UNSC, helping it reach consensus and permanent member states like Russia, the US and China understand each other better, he said.

According to Kridelka, the world is facing multiple challenges for another year in 2021, necessitating global efforts to build and consolidate multilateralism, respond to climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic and strengthen international legal framework as they are important to all economic activities.

Both Vietnam and Belgium are counting on the rules-based order to address global issues and challenges, he said, adding that the two countries have boasted effective cooperation within the UNSC and enjoyed strong friendship.

The diplomat also highlighted efforts of UNSC’s non-permanent members, such as Vietnam and Belgium, in fostering global security, peace and development over the last year.

 

As non-permanent UNSC members, both countries have played a part in helping the five permanent member states – the US, Russia, the UK, France and China – cooperate more effectively with each other and find a common voice, he said, citing as an example the Yemen issue, in which both Vietnam and Belgium have placed emphasis on the role of women in peace process in Yemen.

Mentioning Belgium's great efforts to address various global challenges, including terrorism and climate change, he said climate change is also very important to Vietnam, so he believed the country will make active contributions to help the UNSC achieve consensus in addressing this issue.

The Belgium ambassador went on to praise Vietnam’s COVID-19 response, saying Vietnam’s success provides lessons and examples for many others around the world.

Vietnam achieved high performance in a recent report on children’s reading and mathematics ability worldwide, putting it among the countries with the best primary education, he said. This is an achievement of Vietnam in human rights, he added./.VNA

 
 

Other News

.
Supply of essential goods for people in epidemic areas ensured
Supply of essential goods for people in epidemic areas ensured
POLITICSicon  03/02/2021 

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai affirmed that essential goods for people in the epidemic-hit and neighboring areas will be fully provided.

Vietnamese, Lao Party chiefs hold phone talks
Vietnamese, Lao Party chiefs hold phone talks
POLITICSicon  03/02/2021 

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong held phone talks with Party General Secretary and Prime Minister of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith on February 2.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offers incense to late Party, State leaders
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offers incense to late Party, State leaders
POLITICSicon  03/02/2021 

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered incense to several late Party and State leaders at their homes on February 2, ahead of the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) festival.

Prime Minister asks for focus on Covid-19 fight and economic development
Prime Minister asks for focus on Covid-19 fight and economic development
POLITICSicon  02/02/2021 

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that besides stamping out the Covid-19 epidemic, economic development must be also a focus. 

Party Secretary General, State President Nguyen Phu Trong and determination to clean and purify the apparatus
Party Secretary General, State President Nguyen Phu Trong and determination to clean and purify the apparatus
FEATUREicon  03/02/2021 

The disciplining of a series of high-ranking officials, including incumbent and retired ones, shows that the fight against corruption and wrongdoings in the last five years has been accelerated 

The fight against corruption is still long, arduous and fierce, says  General Secretary
The fight against corruption is still long, arduous and fierce, says  General Secretary
POLITICSicon  02/02/2021 

The fight against corruption will be long, arduous and drastic, Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has declared.

13th National Party Congress a complete success
13th National Party Congress a complete success
POLITICSicon  01/02/2021 

The 13th National Party Congress was a success and concluded two days earlier than scheduled, Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong said at a press briefing on February 1 following the congress’s closure.

Congress resolution eyes developed country status for Vietnam by mid-21st century
Congress resolution eyes developed country status for Vietnam by mid-21st century
POLITICSicon  01/02/2021 

The resolution of the 13th National Party Congress, adopted at the event’s closing session on February 1 morning, targets that Vietnam will become a socialist-oriented developed country by the mid-21st century.

13th National Party Congress agrees not to amend the Party's Charter
13th National Party Congress agrees not to amend the Party's Charter
POLITICSicon  01/02/2021 

The 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam wrapped up on February 1 after eight working days, with its resolution adopted at the closing session.

29 military and police generals are members of 13th Party Central Committee
29 military and police generals are members of 13th Party Central Committee
POLITICSicon  01/02/2021 

Of the 180 official members of the 13th Party Central Committee, 23 are members of the Party Committee of the Vietnam People’s Army and six are members of the Party Committee of the Ministry of Public Security.

General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong: "What I do not polish myself"
General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong: "What I do not polish myself"
FEATUREicon  01/02/2021 

Mr. Nguyen Phu Trong has been re-elected as the General Secretary of the Party Central Committee for the 2021-2026 term. 

The 13th Party Central Committee makes debut
The 13th Party Central Committee makes debut
POLITICSicon  01/02/2021 

The 200-member Party Central Committee of the 13th tenure (2021-2025) made its debut at the closing ceremony of the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam in Hanoi this morning (February 1).

13th National Party Congress to close on February 1
13th National Party Congress to close on February 1
POLITICSicon  01/02/2021 

The 13th National Party Congress is expected to be wrapped up in Hanoi today, February 1, one day ahead of schedule.

Five Party Central Committee members elected to Secretariat of 13th tenure
Five Party Central Committee members elected to Secretariat of 13th tenure
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

The first plenum of the 13th Party Central Committee elected five Party Central Committee members to the Secretariat of the 13th tenure in Hanoi on January 31.

18 newly-elected Politburo members of the 13th tenure
18 newly-elected Politburo members of the 13th tenure
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

The first plenum of the 13th Party Central Committee elected an 18-member Politburo in Hanoi on January 31.

Mr. Nguyen Phu Trong re-elected as Party General Secretary of 13th tenure
Mr. Nguyen Phu Trong re-elected as Party General Secretary of 13th tenure
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong has been elected by the 13th Party Central Committee as the General Secretary for the new term.

Foreign reporters highlight Vietnam’s renewal achievements
Foreign reporters highlight Vietnam’s renewal achievements
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

Foreign reporters have spotlighted the great role of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) in the country’s development as well as achievements Vietnam achieved during 35 years of its Doi Moi (renewal) process.

Hanoi Party leaders elected to 13th-tenure Party Central Committee
Hanoi Party leaders elected to 13th-tenure Party Central Committee
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

The Hanoi Party Committee delegation has 63 delegates, representing more than 450,000 Party members of the city, attending the 13th National Congress of the Party.

Recommendations of young provincial Party Secretaries to 13th National Party Congress
Recommendations of young provincial Party Secretaries to 13th National Party Congress
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

Making presentations at the 13th National Party Congress, Secretaries of provincial Party Committees who were born in the 1970s proposed many solutions to develop their localities and the country in general in the coming time.

Vietnam to continue reaping successs in external relations: Russian expert
Vietnam to continue reaping successs in external relations: Russian expert
POLITICSicon  31/01/2021 

The Russian expert expressed his belief that the Communist Party of Vietnam will remain a momentum for development and reform, and the source for the development of national tradition among younger generations.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN