Ambassador LIU Zhenmin met with Martin Khor, Executive Director of South Centre on May 8, exchanging views defending solidarity and common interests of developing countries.
Ambassador Liu commended the role South Centre plays as a think-tank for the developing countries in promoting south-south cooperation and defending common interests. He encouraged the Centre to conduct more research on important issues including climate change, trade, development, public health, intellectual property. He also reaffirmed China's commitment as a developing country and its continued support to the Centre.
Mr. Khor extended his welcome to Ambassador Liu to Geneva and thanked China for its long-term support to the South Centre and its important role in promoting international development cooperation and solidarity of developing countries.