The Bureau of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly held an online meeting on September 10 this year.
The parliamentarians discussed the ongoing activities of the OSCE PA, including the current work plan, arrangement of election observation missions, as well as further cooperation amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
They exchanged views on relevant issues on the international agenda, focusing on the situation in Afghanistan, climate change challenges, gender equality, and implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.
At the meeting, the areas of activities of the newly elected members of the Assembly’s Bureau were determined. Further to the decision of the OSCE PA President, Senator Askar Shakirov was appointed Special Representative of the Assembly on the UN Sustainable Development Goal.
(Press Office of the Senate, 74-72-27, Photo by S. Mailybayev)