Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Friday known as for achievement of the local weather change commitments made at COP28 in January, the place Pakistan was promised $10 billion in pledges.
He was addressing the 78th UN Basic Meeting session in New York.
“We’re assembly at a tense and pivotal second in fashionable historical past,” caretaker premier Kakar mentioned as he delivered the speech at UNGA, a primary by an interim prime minister of Pakistan.
He offered Pakistan’s perspective on a spread of points, together with regional disputes and local weather change.
“Pakistan is gratified by the commitments of over $10.5 billion for the nation’s complete plan for restoration, rehabilitation, and reconstruction with resilience – the 4RF Plan – on the Geneva Convention final January,” Kakar mentioned.
The prime minister elaborated on the measures taken by his caretaker administration to consolidate Pakistan’s financial restoration and efforts to mobilise home and international funding.
“I hope our improvement companions will accord precedence to allocation (launch) of funds for our resilient restoration plan, which has been costed at $13 billion,” he added.