Hasbani to present Lebanon report on UN development goals in NY

Health Minister Ghassan Hasbani at a televised press conference discussing the issues with prescription drug availability on Jan. 3, 2017 (The Daily Star/Health Ministry HO)

Caretaker Deputy Prime Minister Ghassan Hasbani left Lebanon Sunday for New York, where he will present the first report on Lebanon’s implementation of the U.N. 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Hasbani will also present a report on the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia as chairman of the Regional Forum on Sustainable Development, the Lebanese Forces party reported on its news website.