|Ambassador of China to Iceland Zhang Weidong attends "Global Goals for Sustainable Development" Seminar in the International School of Iceland|
On 9 November 2016, Ambassador Zhang Weidong attended "Global Goals for Sustainable Development" seminar of the International School of Iceland. President of Iceland, Mr.Gudni Th Johannesson, Ambassadors of Russia, Denmark, Finland, India, Norway to Iceland also attended the event.
At the panel discussion, Ambassador Zhang introduced to the students China's National Plan on Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development , and its efforts to pursue comprehensive, balanced and sustainable development to achieve balanced progress in the economic, social and ecological fields. Ambassador Zhang exchanged views with the students about issues of unbalanced regional development, eradication of poverty, gender equality, South-South cooperation, etc. He also shared his personal experience when he worked as Chinese ambassador in the Federated States of Micronesia( FSM) in helping FSM build biogas projects and bring benefit to many Micronesian people.