The SCO Council of National Coordinators
The SCO Council of National Coordinators completes another stage of preparations for the Astana Summit

On 17 March 2017, the Kazakhstan-chaired regular meeting of the SCO Council of National Coordinators concluded its work at the SCO Headquarters in Beijing.

The National Coordinators held a detailed discussion of the meeting's agenda and a number of issues related to preparations for the meetings of the SCO Heads of State Council and the SCO Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs, as well as the Meeting of Secretaries of the SCO Security Council, scheduled to be held in the first half of this year in Astana.

The participants in the meeting reviewed the final documents of the meetings of the SCO Heads of State Council and the SCO Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs. They approved the results of the UNODC-SCO joint event, UN and SCO in the Fight against Drugs: Common Threats, Joint Actions, held in Vienna on 13 March 2017. They also discussed preparations for the 12th meeting of the SCO Forum in Tashkent.

The next meeting of the SCO Council of National Coordinators will be held on the eve of the meeting of the SCO Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs.