Energy Charter Forum starts in Turkmen capital

Representatives of profile government structures, competent international organizations, industrial sector and scientific institutions take part in the meeting held under chairmanship of Turkmenistan in the Conference of the Energy Charter in 2017.

Delegation of the Energy Charter member countries from Albania, Austria, Armenia, Afghanistan, Belarus, Great Britain, Germany, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Lithuania, Mongolia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Ukraine and Japan as well as observing countries like USA, India, Iran, China, Italy, the Republic of Korea, Pakistan, Senegal, Uganda, Yemen gathered in the small hall of the Trade and Industrial Chamber of Turkmenistan. Representatives of the ENECE, EU, ECO, OIC, USAID, the World Bank, ADB, EBRD as well as large oil and gas companies like CNPC and British Petroleum were among the participants of the forum. The delegation of the Energy Charter is headed by Secretary General of the Energy Charter Urban Rusnak.

Besides, representatives of mass media, the participants of International Energy Media forum, which is to be held in Turkmen capital on May 31, were invited to the meeting in Ashgabat.

The agenda of the Forum, organized by the Government of Turkmenistan together with the Energy Charter, includes wide spectrum of subjects related to stimulation and optimization of the cooperation in this important sphere. Representative meeting held under the chairmanship of Turkmenistan, is to be an open ground for constructive dialog in such strategic direction as the formation of new architecture of global energy security.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper