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    Narendra Modi Speech LIVE: “India has actively supported the work of UN Economic and Social Council”, said PM Modi at UN ECOSOC Session 2020
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    Narendra Modi Speech LIVE: Today, through our domestic efforts, we are again playing a salient role in achieving Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals. We are also supporting other developing countries in meeting their Sustainable Development Goals, said PM Modi

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    Narendra Modi Speech LIVE: From the very beginning, India has actively supported the UN’s development work and the ECOSOC. The first president of ECOSOC was an Indian. India also contributed to shaping the ECOSOC agenda, said PM Modi
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    Narendra Modi Speech LIVE: Today, the United Nations brings together 193 member countries. Along with its membership, the expectations from the organisation have also grown, said PM Narendra Modi at the High-Level Segment of the UN Economic & Social Council (ECOSOC) Session, 2020, via video conference

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    Narendra Modi Speech LIVE: In our joint fight against COVID-19, we have extended medical and other assistance to over 150 countries, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi at High-Level Segment of the United Nations Economic and Social Council Session, 2020, via video conference

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday virtually delivered a keynote address at the valedictory session of High-Level Segment of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC ) in New York. He was speaking along with the Prime Minister of Norway and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Also Read - 'Serving Tea to Those Who Attacked Him Shows His Greatness', PM Modi Lauds RS Deputy Chairman

The theme of this year’s High-level Segment is “Multilateralism after COVID19: What kind of UN do we need at the 75th anniversary”. Also Read - Without Comprehensive Reforms, UN Faces 'Crisis of Confidence': PM Modi

Set against the changing international environment and the COVID-19 pandemic, this session will focus on critical forces shaping the course of multilateralism and explore ways to bolster the global agenda through strong leadership, effective international institutions, a broadening of participation and enhanced significance of global public goods. Also Read - Farm Bills Need of 21st Century, Says PM Modi; Assures Farmers on MSP

This will be the first opportunity for Prime Minister Modi to address the broader UN membership since India’s overwhelming election as a non-permanent member of the Security Council on June 17, for the term 2021-22.

The Prime Minister had earlier delivered the keynote address virtually at the 70th anniversary of the ECOSOC in January 2016.

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