PM Modi in Paris: Our progress should inspire us to meet our challenges

New Delhi(web team): ON Friday, PM Narendra Modi delivered his maiden speech at the UNESCO in Paris.

Speaking at UNESCO, PM Modi said he felt honoured and privileged to have been a part of the organisation’s 70th anniversary. He also appreciated UNESCO’s initiatives to preserve the cultural heritage across the world, and especially India.

The PM said because of the United Nations, the world remains to be a better place.

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Paris: PM Narendra Modi speaking at UNESCO

PM Modi also said, “Our collective goal is to seek a peaceful and prosperous future for our world in which every nation has a voice.” The PM also acknowledged and thanked UNESCO’s contribution and support to promote education and science in India.

Through many challenges of our times, and the great progress of this era, the organization has endured and grown: PM @narendramodi

Talking about his own pet projects, PM Modi said:

Our world is and will remain a better place because of the United Nations: PM @narendramodi at @UNESCO in Paris @UN

Speaking on unity, PM Modi said, “Culture must connect, not divide, our world.”

We have launched the most ambitious programme to provide skills to our youth and education for every child in the remotest villages: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is currently on the first leg of his three nation nine-day tour, was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Élysée Palace in Paris on Friday.

The programme to educate and support the girl child in India is one that is closest to my heart: PM @narendramodi

The national anthems of both countries were played before the French army accorded him the guard of honour.

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