The 14th Meeting of the Administrative Heads of APSCO was held on 13-15 September 2021, virtually at APSCO HQ in Beijing. The distinguished Administrative Heads and accompanied delegates from Member States: Bangladesh, China, Iran, Mongolia, Pakistan, Peru, Thailand and Turkey, in all 48 participants, attended the Meeting.
Ms. Yu Qi, Secretary-General of APSCO, welcomed the delegates and briefed on the implemented activities during the COVID-19. Progress on implementation of decisions reached at its 14th Meeting of the APSCO Council was presented to all Member States by the Director General of Department of External Relations and Legal Affairs. In the subsequent sessions of the Meeting, respective Director-Generals of the Departments presented review reports of the activities of APSCO Departments and details on individual Agenda Items. The Administration & Finance Department presented the estimated budget for the Financial Year 2022.
The Administrative Heads and the delegates from Member States made detailed deliberations and discussions on each agenda item. Dr. Ferhat Fikri Ozeren chaired the session of drafting the Minutes of Meeting. The Administrative Heads finalized the recommendation on each agenda item for the confirmation/approval of the 15th Council Meeting of APSCO, which is scheduled to be held in Islamabad, Pakistan in November 2021 in hybrid format.