Subregional Workshops for CAREC 2020
Tashkent, Uzbekistan: 19–20 April 2011
Astana, Kazakhstan: 25–26 April 2011
Urumqi, People’s Republic of China: 17-18 May 2011
The CAREC countries have participated in a series of subregional workshops in Tashkent, Astana, and Urumqi to
- discuss the strategic framework for the next 10 years of the CAREC Program (CAREC 2020) and its accompanying medium-term list of priority projects,
- prepare activities for the program's upcoming 10th anniversary this year,
- brainstorm on a possible pilot study on CAREC “Corridor Cities”, and
- confirm the agenda of the mid-year CAREC Senior Officials’ Meeting to be held in Baku on 7-8 June 2011.
The Tashkent workshop was attended by senior officials from Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan; the Astana workshop had delegates from Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, and Tajikistan; and delegates from Azerbaijan, the People's Republic of China, Mongolia, and Pakistan gathered in Urumqi.