Vietnam has great potential and advantages in clean and renewable energy development, Kerry said, while speaking highly of the country’s policies, orientations and achievements in this sphere.

He affirmed that the U.S. attaches importance to the comprehensive partnership with Vietnam, and expressed his belief that the good relationship will grow further in the time ahead.

At the meeting between U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry and Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission Tran Tuan Anh in Hanoi on February 23.

For his part, Anh praised Kerry’s contribution to the multi-faceted cooperation between Vietnam and the U.S., thanked the U.S. government and people for their donations of COVID-19 vaccines and medical equipment to Vietnam over the past time.

He appreciated the resolve of President Joe Biden’s administration to promote global efforts in climate crisis response.

Anh affirmed the Vietnamese Party’s and State’s determination to adapt to climate change and fulfil international commitments in this regard.

He called on the U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate to make more contributions to planning and implementing U.S. policies on climate change response globally, and in Vietnam in particular.

Source: VNA