NEW YORK: The Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar Ul Haq Kakar met the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the sidelines of the 78th Session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
The prime pinister thanked the UN secretary general for his unwavering support during last year’s floods and for co-hosting the Geneva Conference on Pakistan’s Resilient Recovery, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Framework (4RF).
Recognizing the grave threat of climate change, the prime minister stressed on the importance of the fulfilment of climate finance commitments by developed nations.
Kakar updated the UN secretary general on the newly established Special Investment Facilitation Council (SIFC), which has the objective of promoting investments into Pakistan for robust economic recovery of the Country.
The prime minister appreciated the United Nations Secretary-General’s call for global financial transformation to invigorate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and proposed measures for augmenting the SDG Agenda.
Anwaar Ul Haq Kakar recalled India’s illegal and unilateral actions in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) on August 5, 2019, and briefed him on India’s ongoing human rights violations in the occupied territory. He called for the implementation of the UN Security Council resolutions on the Jammu and Kashmir dispute.