Director-General Meets Ambassador of Mongolia to the Community of Democracies
2 February 2012
The Director-General met Mr. Suren Badral, Ambassador-at-large of Mongolia to the Community of Democracies. The Director-General expressed his appreciation for the contributions of Mongolia to the work of the United Nations in particular in the areas of peacekeeping and climate change. He also noted the common priorities of the United Nations and the Community of Democracies, especially in regard to working with countries in transition. In seeking to improve democratic governance and the rule of law, the Director-General highlighted that close partnerships both at the international level, and with civil society are playing an increasingly important role. A strengthened partnership for the two organizations would be important to achieve common endeavours.