PR No. 44 Pakistan Re-Elected Vice Chair of UNEP CPR Bureau Islamabad

At the 139th Committee of Permanent Representatives (CPR) Meeting held in Nairobi, the Permanent Representative (PR) of Pakistan to the United Nations Environment Programme Mr. Raza Bashir Tarar, was unanimously re-elected as Vice Chair of the CPR Bureau from the Asia Pacific Group for the period 2017-2019.

Pakistan’s Mission in Nairobi is accredited as Permanent Mission to the United Nations Office in Nairobi (UNON), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).

Ambassador Tarar also currently holds the Chair of G77 and China, Nairobi Chapter.

The election is a manifestation of the trust reposed in Pakistan by the Members of Asia Pacific Group and reflects Pakistan’s commitment to environmental issues.