Chinese envoy reveals similarity between PM Imran Khan and President Xi JinPing
A three-member delegation led by the Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Nong Rong, called on the Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam, on Monday.
Various matters of bilateral interest, including environmental sustainability, climate resilience, and renewable energy, were discussed in the meeting, according to a press statement issued on Monday.
“We have discussed in detail various matters for enhanced bilateral cooperation and opportunities pertaining to the fields of post-COVID-19 green economic recovery in Pakistan by enhancing investment in nature-based solutions and green job creations, environmental sustainability, climate resilience, forest management, air pollution, water conservation, and disaster risk reduction,” SAPM Aslam said. ------------------------------
Ambassador Nong Rong said that his government is also committed to extending support to the green vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan and his remarkable green initiatives, including the Green Stimulus, a post-COVID-19 green recovery initiative for restoring people’s lives and livelihood affected by the pandemic.
The ambassador told PM’s aide Aslam that it is heartening that Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision for a green Pakistan is perfectly aligned to the Chinese President Xi Jinping’s vision for green China. “We see a huge scope and opportunities of jointly working to promote the common green-vision for enhanced environmental sustainability and climate resilience against various adverse impacts of climate change on water, energy, food, health and education sectors,” the ambassador said.