Senator R. Abdikerov attended the 1st meeting of the Executive Council of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly
Senate deputy Ryskali Abdiqerov attended the 1st meeting of the Executive Council of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly in Rize (Turkey).
During the event, meetings of the standing committees on social and cultural affairs, economic and sustainable development, political affairs, budget and planning were held, as well as members of the Bureau were elected, applications from Qatar and East Timor for joining the APA were considered.
Draft resolutions of the standing committees were considered. In particular, the Resolution on promoting inter-religious dialogue and harmony between world religions of the Standing Committee on Social and Cultural Affairs noted the role of the VI Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in strengthening global dialogue between religions.
The event was also attended by representatives of Russia, Turkey, Iran, Iraq, Bhutan, Kuwait, Qatar, East Timor, Azerbaijan, Jordan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Palestine, Bahrain, Afghanistan, Cambodia.
Source: Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan