UNEP signs deal with Chinese university


NAIROBI, Feb. 29 (Xinhua) — The UN Environment Program (UNEP) on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Tongji University of China to renew cooperation on areas that promote sustainable development and the green agenda.

UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner and Professor Yang Xianjin, President of Tongji University, witnessed the signing of a new accord to elevate partnership between the two institutions to a new level.

“Our partnership is unique and has led to the establishment of a centre of excellence on research and training to promote sustainable development,” Steiner said during the ceremony held in Nairobi.

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