IOM Bulgaria celebrates the 75th anniversary of the UN at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

IOM Bulgaria participated in the ceremony marking 75 years from the signing of The Charter of United Nations and 65 years of Bulgaria’s membership in the international organization. At the invitation of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva, a special guest of the ceremony was the Head of Office of the International Organization for Migration in Bulgaria, Mr. Radoslav Stamenkov. During the ceremony, the UN flag was raised signifying the cooperation between the 193 UN member-states in their pursuit of global peace and understanding. As part of the celebration, a lecture via video conference, organized by the Diplomatic Institute with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, was held by Mr Nikolay Mladenov, Special Coordinator of the UN for the Middle East Peace Process and former Minister of Foreign Affairs for Bulgaria.