During the five activities, President Xi always focused on these key words
On the evening of September 30th and October 1st, President Xi Jinping continued to attend the 75th anniversary high-level meeting of the United Nations in a video format and delivered an important speech focusing on biodiversity and the development of womens cause.
In the previous three activities, President Xi expounded Chinas views on more equality, inclusiveness and sustainable development.
Equality: at the Commemorative Summit on September 21, President Xi put forward four suggestions to the United Nations. The first is to preside over justice. He said that mutual respect and equality between large and small countries are the requirements of the times and the primary principle of the UN Charter. You cant listen to whoever has a big fist.
The Declaration on Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations adopted at the summit reiterated its commitment to sustainable development, environmental protection, peace, justice and gender equality.
Inclusiveness: at the general debate on September 22, President Xi pointed out that we should uphold the concept of openness and inclusiveness, unswervingly build an open world economy, safeguard the multilateral trading system based on the world trade organization, and take a clear-cut stand against unilateralism and protectionism.
Sustainability: on September 23, President Xi proposed in a video meeting with UN Secretary General Guterres that development must be sustainable and the relationship between good people and nature should be dealt with.
In the past 40 years, more than 200000 mu of sand control and afforestation have been completed in babusha forest farm of Gansu Province. Grass checkerboard sand fixation afforestation is the most commonly used way.
If we say that the first three activities are President Xis overall exposition of Chinas views, the two activities on September 30 and October 1 are classified exposition of two special fields, and also a cry for more equality, inclusiveness and sustainable development of the world.
Build a harmonious and beautiful home for all things
On September 30, the biodiversity summit was held at the United Nations headquarters in New York to gather strength for all parties to discuss new strategies for global biodiversity governance. Representatives of nearly 150 countries spoke to discuss the major issues of protecting biodiversity and promoting sustainable development.
In June, biologist Fernando Alzate discovered a new species of Andean xerophyte on a mountain in northwestern Colombia. It is a key plant for maintaining the flow of rivers and streams.
The population of Slovenian brown bears, once endangered, has doubled in the past decade to 1000.
At the summit, President Xi put forward four suggestions: adhere to ecological civilization and enhance the driving force for building a beautiful world; adhere to multilateralism to unite the forces of global environmental governance; maintain green development to cultivate high-quality economic recovery vitality after the epidemic; enhance the sense of responsibility and enhance the ability to respond to environmental challenges.
Five years ago, during the series of summits marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations, President Xi attended the luncheon of leaders of the United Nations on climate change and made a keynote speech. He also stressed the importance of ecological civilization construction in the general debate of that year and called on the international community to adhere to the road of green, low-carbon, circular and sustainable development.
Novel coronavirus pneumonia has caused a total impact on the global economic and social development at this years UN biodiversity summit. We should focus on the long term, maintain our commitment and uphold green, inclusive and sustainable development. He stressed that in the face of global environmental risk challenges, all countries are a community of common destiny, unilateralism is unpopular, and it is right to join hands with partners.
Brazils Pantanal wetland is the largest wetland in the world. This year, due to drought and human arson, it encountered a huge fire. Brazilian scholars say it has lost 20% of its biodiversity.
In September 22nd, Xi Jinping put forward in general debate: China will enhance the states independent contribution and adopt more effective policies and measures. CO2 emission will strive to reach its peak by 2030, and strive to achieve carbon neutralization by 2060. At the summit on September 30, President Xi reiterated this solemn commitment.
In order to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, many automobile companies plan to vigorously develop electric vehicles.
Commemorative feelings spanning 25 years lead to half the sky
25 years ago, a grand event of unprecedented scale was held in Beijing and has been remembered for a long time since. It was the World Conference on women held in Beijing in 1995. At that time, the Congress adopted the Beijing Declaration and program of action, which became an important milestone in promoting gender equality and protecting womens rights. Today, gender equality and womens empowerment have become important goals of the UN 2030 agenda for sustainable development.
On September 4, 1995, the fourth World Conference on women was held in Beijing, China.
Five years ago, on the 20th anniversary of the World Conference on women in Beijing, President Xi attended and presided over the global womens summit at the United Nations headquarters in New York. Together with 84 heads of state and government and representatives from many countries, President Xi reiterated his commitment to promote gender equality and womens development and seek a common future.
Students attend schools run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency in the Palestinian Gaza Strip.
At the high-level meeting on October 1, President Xi said: five years ago, I initiated the global womens summit and put forward a series of global cooperation initiatives, which have been fully implemented. At the same time, he also appealed: there is still a long way to go to build a world where women are free from discrimination and build an inclusive and developing society, and more efforts are needed.
A girl looks out on a bus in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Discuss the future
At the UN forum on September 30 and October 1, President Xi issued a Chinese voice and put forward a Chinese plan for the protection of biodiversity, the promotion of sustainable development and gender equality, and the development of global womens cause. Behind Chinas ideas and plans are Chinas strength, Chinas experience and Chinas responsibilities.
National Day mid autumn night
Equality between men and women is Chinas basic national policy. China has established a comprehensive legal system to protect womens rights and interests, including more than 100 laws and regulations. The gender gap in compulsory education has been basically eliminated, and more than 40% of the employed people are women.
Autumn scenery of Yellow Sea National Forest Park
At the UN biodiversity summit, President Xi issued an invitation: China will host the 15th Conference of the parties to the Convention on biological diversity in Kunming next year to discuss with all parties a new strategy for global biodiversity governance. The theme of the conference is Ecological Civilization: building a community of life on earth. President Xi said: I welcome you all to the beautiful spring city of Kunming next year.
At the high-level meeting of the United Nations General Assembly to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the World Conference on women in Beijing, President Xi proposed that China should hold another global womens summit in 2025.
Red Headed Gull in Dianchi Lake, Kunming. Before the Spring Festival this year, the general secretary went to Kunming to investigate the protection and management of Dianchi Lake.
On the evening of September 28, 2015, the next day of the Mid Autumn Festival, President Xi finished attending the series of summit activities for the 70th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations and left for home. On the evening of October 1 this year, President Xi attended the last event of the series of high-level meetings on the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations. This day coincides with the Mid Autumn Festival.
The bright moon is rising above the sea, everyone faraway enjoy the same moment. With the global village, refuel for the future.