On May 14, 2019, SSTC among Maritime-Continental Silk Road Cities for Sustainable Development Project Office Manager Mr. Mu Jingchuan and Project analyst Ms. Wang Caihong visited the Maritime-Continental Silk Road Cities Alliance Business Council in Quanzhou. Ms. Huang Zhenhong, Vice President of the Association of Industry and Commerce of Quanzhou, and Mr. Chen Cangsong, Director of Maritime-Continental Silk Road Cities Alliance Business Council participated in the meeting and jointly discussed further cooperation initiatives with the Project team.
Mr. Mu Jingchuan introduced the focus areas of the UNOSSC on South-South Cooperation, highlighted that the Office would continue to support Cities and partners’ activities surrounding the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Mr. Chen Cangsong briefed the main work and upcoming activities organized by the Council.
The two delegations further exchangde on the upcoming second Youth Innovation Congress of the Maritime-Continental Silk Road Cities, the establishment of the Investment Fund for Maritime-Continental Silk Road Industrial Cooperation, the development needs assessment of Maritime-Continental Silk Road cities, and other activities planed by Quanzhou. Two sides expressed their expectation to strengthen Quanzhou’s role in promote South-South and Triangular Cooperation to advance the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.