The Raisina Dialogue international conference opened today, on 25 April, in New Delhi. More than 50 heads of government agencies from around the world are attending the meeting in person. The agenda includes six thematic sessions to discuss the current state of international relations and development vectors in the context of the deterioration in the geopolitical situation.
The SCO Secretary-General sent a video address in which he stressed that, since the launch of the Raisina Dialogue in 2016, the conference has become one of the most prestigious and influential multilateral discussion platforms focusing on topical issues, as indicated by the extensive representation and high level of participants. 
It was noted that, in the context of the ongoing destructive processes in the world, it is important to redefine the place and role of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.