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Photo exhibit on Vietnam-United Nations relationship opens in New York

New York, July 9 (VNA) – A photo exhibition titled “Vietnam-United Nations: Partnership for a sustainable future” opened at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, the United States.

The event was held by the Vietnamese delegation at the UN in collaboration with UN organisations in Vietnam.

It was intended to celebrate cooperation between Vietnam and the UN over the past nearly four decades, from the early days of humanitarian aid, reconstruction and reform to millennium development goals and the current sustainable development goals.

Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Jan Eliasson congratulated Vietnam on its achievements in country-building and appreciated Vietnam’s contributions to implementing UN common goals.