On June 27, the Permanent Mission of the PRC to the United Nations Office at Geneva and Other International Organizations in Switzerland and China Meteorological Administration (CMA) held a theme activity on meteorological service and sustainable development. WMO President David Grimes, WMO Secretary-General Michel Jarraud, and others attended the activity, which was chaired by CMA Deputy Administrator Shen Xiaonong.
Addressing at the activity, Wu Haitao, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary for Disarmament Affairs and Deputy Permanent Representative of the PRC to the United Nations Office at Geneva and Other International Organizations, expressed that, sustainable development is a major consensus of the international community and also a common responsibility of the whole world. Chinese government is an active participator and contributor to the global sustainable development undertaking. Meteorological service is an important part of the sustainable development and will make greater contributions to the global economic and social sustainable development. >> More