United Nations Association of China Visits PRIO


30 April 2019

United Nations Association of China Visits PRIO
Photo: Indigo Trigg-Hauger / PRIO
The United Nations Association of China (UNA-China) delegation visited PRIO on Friday, April 26. UNA-China is a Chinese nongovernment organization tasked with promoting the ideals of the U.N. Charter in China.

The delegation was headed by Vice-President and Director-General Ms. Zhang Dan, and included Mr. Chen Xulong of the China Institute of International Studies, Mr. Xue Lei of the Shanghai Institute for International Studies, and the program officer Ms. Li Xueyao.

The delegation met with Stein Tønnesson, Torunn L. Tryggestad, Louise Olsson and Johanne Rokke Elvebakken, and discussed issues of multilateralism, peace architecture and peace-keeping, sustainable development, and climate change. The meeting called for closer cooperation between researchers in Norway and China.

The visit was facilitated by the United Nations Association of Norway.