President Muhammadu Buhari will on Saturday depart for the fifth United Nations Convention on the Least Developed Nations (LCDs) in Doha, the capital metropolis of Qatar.
Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesman in an announcement on Saturday in Abuja, mentioned this improvement adopted an invite by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
The convention, which is from March 5 to 9, below the theme: “From Potential to Prosperity,” holds as soon as in a decade.
It offers a possibility to garner the assist of the worldwide group for accelerating sustainable improvement within the LDCs in addition to help them make progress in direction of reaching prosperity.
Based on Shehu, whereas in Doha, Buhari will reinforce Nigeria’s dedication to assist probably the most weak international locations to satisfy their improvement challenges.
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The presidential aide revealed that the president would additionally spotlight areas by way of which the Nigerian authorities had offered them with varied types of help over time.
”As most of those international locations wrestle to search out sustainable options to challenges of poverty, opposed results of local weather change, meals and vitality disaster in addition to high-debt burden amongst others, the Nigerian chief will vigorously reiterate the necessity for sustainable options for international locations going through these extreme challenges.”
The Summit will probably be attended by world leaders, the personal sector, civil society and youth organisations.
It goals to share developmental concepts and mobilise political will, solidarity, motion and options to remodel the LDCs, by discovering sustainable options to the challenges of poverty, meals insecurity, starvation and weak or non-existent infrastructure.
The summit can even deal with the challenges of insufficient well being amenities, local weather change amongst others as they wrestle to ship on the Sustainable Growth Targets (SDGs) by 2030.
The president’s delegation contains some ministers and high authorities officers who’re anticipated to make use of the chance of the go to to signal some agreements and Memoranda of Understanding with the Qatari authorities.
The Nigerian chief is anticipated to return to the nation on Monday.