Phnom Penh (FN), Sep. 2 – Cambodian foreign minister Prak Sokhonn received a courtesy call by newly appointed United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) representative to Cambodia Sandra Bernklau, held on 31 August 2022 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

“Sandra Bernklau was impressed by socio-economic development and the Royal Government of Cambodia’s commitment toward achieving the “Three Zeros by 2030” (Zero violence or harmful practices against women and girls, Zero unmet needs for contraception, and Zero preventable maternal deaths). She also appreciated the Royal Government of Cambodia’s guidance and initiatives, particularly the establishment of the Special Committee for Accelerating the International Conference on Population and Development Programme of Action. She hoped her presence and experience would strengthen partnership and cooperation between the Royal Government of Cambodia and UNFPA,” according to the outcomes seen by Fresh News on Friday (Sep 2).

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