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China Keen to Promote Win-Win Cooperation in Blue Economy

China Keen to Promote Win-Win Cooperation  in Blue Economy

NAIROBI - China will leverage on its successes in developing a vibrant blue economy to promote global cooperation in areas that advances the green agenda, food security, peace and stability, an official said late Tuesday during a side event at the blue economy summit underway in Nairobi.
He Guangshun, director general of National Marine Data and Information Service (NMDIS) in the Ministry of Natural Resources, said Beijing has prioritized fruitful cooperation in the blue economy in line with the Belt and Road Initiative.
“China advocates building blue partnership. The Chinese government has put forward the initiative of ‘building blue partnership’ and has carried out a series of work to promote the building of blue partnership,” He remarked during the side event titled marine economy and the path of blue growth in China.
The Chinese embassy in Kenya and the UN Environment jointly hosted the side event with NMDIS to shed light on the Asian country’s success in harnessing marine resources to hasten industrial growth, attain food security and mitigate climate change. (Xinhua)