Foreign Secretary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan visited the ECO Secretariat

On 28 April 2014, the Foreign Secretary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, H.E Mr.Aziaz Ahmed Chaudhry, accompanied by the Pakistani Ambassador, H.E. Mr.Noor Mohammad Jadmani, visited the ECO Secretariat and met with ECO Secretary General, H.E. Dr.Shamil Aleskerov.

At the outset, ECO Secretary General presented a brief overview of ECO performance and activities in different fields and highlighted some information about the ECO flagship agreements and activities. He also briefed the Pakistani Foreign Secretary on  the ongoing reform process in the Secretariat and gave some concrete examples of steps to be taken in the near future. He  also expressed Secretariat's  readiness to cooperate with Pakistan in preparation of the 22nd meeting of ECO Council of Ministers and 13th ECO Summit to be held in Islamabad, Pakistan later this year. 

The Foreign Secretary of  Pakistan thanked the Secretary General for the useful information presented and acknowledged the important role of ECO and the regional economic cooperation for the Memebr States and the whole Region. He also ensured ECO Secretary General on continued support of Pakistan for ECO and its activities.