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      ECO-RISCAM Holds 7th HLWG Meeting

      ECO-RISCAM Holds 7th HLWG Meeting

      A 7th Meeting of the High Level Working Group on Standardization, Conformity Assessment, Accreditation and Metrology was virtually hosted by Islamic Republic of Iran on December 8, 2020 to discuss the ways and means of promoting and expanding mutual and multi-lateral cooperation in the field of Standardization, Conformity, Accreditation, and Metrology amongst the Member States. The relevant representatives of the ECO Member States, ECO Secretariat and Regional Institute for Standardization, Conformity Assessment, Accreditation and Metrology attended the meeting.

      ECO Secretary General participates in the 36th Ministerial Session of the COMCEC

      ECO Secretary General participates in the 36th Ministerial Session of the COMCEC

      The ECO Secretary General, H.E. Dr. Hadi Soleimanpour participated, as an observer, in the 36th Ministerial Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC).

      Secretary General Participates in the Third Asia-Pacific Forum

      Secretary General Participates in the Third Asia-Pacific Forum

      On the invitation of the UNESCAP, the Secretary General of the Economic Cooperation Organization, H.E. Dr. Hadi Soleimanpour participated in the Third Asia-Pacific Forum for South-South and Triangular Cooperation. The event jointly organized by ESCAP, UNOSSC, Government of Indonesia as well as the Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) was held on November 25, 2020 under the theme of “The Role of South-South Cooperation in Building Back from COVID-19 Pandemic in Asia and the Pacific.

      ECO Preparatory Meeting

      ECO Preparatory Meeting

      The preparatory virtual meeting prior to the holding of 1st Meeting of the Heads of the National Development and Wealth Fund of the ECO Member States was held on November 23, 2020. The meeting inter-alia discussed the ways and means of holding the 1st Meeting of the Heads of the National Development and Wealth Fund of ECO Member States. High-level Representatives from Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Kazakhstan and Republic of Turkey also attended the meeting.

      Regional Seminar on Geographical Indications

      Regional Seminar on Geographical Indications

      An ECO delegation headed by Dr. Sayed Yahya Akhlaqi, Deputy Secretary General, participated in the Regional Seminar on Geographical Indications (GIs) held virtually on November 18, 2020. The event under the theme of Distinctive Signs for “Origin-Based Products: Geographical Indication, Collective and Certification Marks” was hosted by the Intellectual Property Center (IPC) of the Islamic Republic of Iran, in cooperation of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), organizer of the Seminar. High-level Representatives from ECO Member Countries also attended the seminar.

      ECO Delegation Participates in the 2020 SPECA Economic Forum

      ECO Delegation Participates in the 2020 SPECA Economic Forum

      An ECO delegation headed by Dr. Sayed Yahya Akhlaqi, Deputy Secretary General of the Economic Cooperation Organization participated in the 2020 SPECA Economic Forum held on November 18, 2020 under the Chairmanship of Kyrgyz Republic.

      Training Course on “Primary Prevention of Addiction

      Training Course on “Primary Prevention of Addiction

      A one-day ECO Training Course on “Primary Prevention of Addiction” hosted by Drug Control Headquarters was held virtually on November 11, 2020. The University of Tehran also contributed to the event as a co-host. The event was attended by the representatives of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Islamic Republic of Iran (host), Republic of Kazakhstan, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Republic of Tajikistan, Republic of Turkey, Turkmenistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan.

      High Level Experts Working Group Meets to Discuss ECO Health Declaration

      High Level Experts Working Group Meets to Discuss ECO Health Declaration

      A High Level Experts Working Group met virtually on November 2, 2020 to discuss and finalize an ECO declaration on health for consideration of the relevant ECO Ministerial Meeting. The event, organized by the Islamic Republic of Iran, was attended by Representatives from member countries and the relevant officials of the ECO Secretariat.

      ECO Secretary General Participates in the Baku International Energy Charter Forum

      ECO Secretary General Participates in the Baku International Energy Charter Forum

      On the invitation of International Energy Charter, a delegation of the Economic Cooperation Organization headed by honourable ECO Secretary General H.E. Dr. Hadi Soleimanpour, participated in the Baku International Energy Charter Forum held virtually on October 28, 2020 under the theme of “Transition to renewables in power generation, transport, heating and cooling: modern challenges and trends”.

      Trilateral Meeting on KTI Railway Corridor

      Trilateral Meeting on KTI Railway Corridor

      A trilateral review meeting on the project for commercialization of Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran Railway Corridor (KTI) held virtually on October 28, 2020, participated by representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Republic of Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan, as well as relevant officials of the IsDB, ESCAP, ECO and OSJD.

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