On the invitation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan H.E. Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the ECO Secretary General H.E. Amb. Khusrav Noziri visited Pakistan to participate in the 17th Extraordinary Session of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation`s Council of Foreign Ministers (OIC-CFM) Meeting, held on December 19, 2021 in Islamabad.
OIC Member States Ministers of Foreign Affairs, OIC Observers, as well as representatives from USA, UK, Russia, China, France, Germany, Japan, key UN Agencies took part in the event.
During the meeting, the ECO Secretary General delivered his statement and while acknowledging the importance of peace and stability in Afghanistan reiterated ECO’s continued support to the national, regional and global efforts for reconstruction and sustainable development in Afghanistan. He also mentioned the goals and objectives specified in the ECO Advocacy Programme for Afghanistan (EAPA).