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GCNV Representative participated in the UN Summit Meeting on Sustainable Development from 25 to 29 September 2015 in New York
At the invitation of the United Nations, particularly of the UN Global Compact, Mr. Nguyen Quang Vinh- VCCI Deputy Secretary General, Representative of Global Compact Network Vietnam- attended a series of events within the framework of the United Nations Summit on Sustainable Development held in New York from 25 to 29 September 2015.

Mr. Vinh actively participated in the UN Private Sector Forum organized by UNGC, UNDP, UN Foundation, UNICEF, UNODC, UNV, UN Women on 26 September 2015. The forum has launched SDG Compass- the guide for business action on the SDGs- with the aim to guide companies on how they can align their strategies as well as measure and manage their contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals. Mr. also attended the high-level side-session on “Achieving SDG2 in ASEAN – Regional Food Security Strategy and Public-Private Partnerships” on 28 September 2015 where he shared some typical projects and progams which have been implemented by VCCI so far such as the Integrated Sustainable Agriculture Program (ISAP). Please visit this link to view his speech.

Apart from these,  Mr. also paid courtesy visits to Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga- Chief Representative of Vietnam Permanent Mission ot the United Nations-, ITC Director, Network Director of UN Global Compact, Head of Secretariat of Initiative on Principles for Responsible Management Education, Executive Directors of American Sustainable Business Council and US Business Council for Sustainable Development. During these meetings, Mr. Vinh and his counterparts focused their discussions on information exchange and potential cooperation acceleration in the future.
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