Ion C. Popescu from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
said that Romania supports the principles and objectives of the Cairo
Programme of Action and especially notes the right to development, the
recognition of the problems of population and development in the
countries with economies in transition, and the importance of
partnership with the non-governmental sector. Romania increased her
voluntary contribution to UNFPA for 1995 by 30%. Bucharest has offered
to host a meeting of the UN/ECE member States on ICPD follow-up.