On 7 June 2022, SCO Secretary-General Zhang Ming met with Secretary-General of the Economic Development Organisation Khusrav Noziri on the sidelines of the Second International High-Level Conference on the International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development" in Dushanbe.
The officials exchanged views on ways to strengthen trade, environmental, transport and tourism cooperation. They also agreed to appoint commissioners with an eye to maintaining permanent contacts between the secretariats of the two organisations.