TURKPA delegation visited OSCE PA International Secretariat
May 27, 2015

On 26 May 2015, TURKPA delegation led by Secretary General Jandos Asanov paid a working visit to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s International Secretariat in Copenhagen.

Delegation met with OSCE PA Secretary General Spencer Oliver, Deputy Secretaries General Gustavo Pallares and Semyon Dzakhayev, Director of Elections Andreas Baker and Director of Communications Richard Solash. Secretary General Spencer Oliver and his team briefly informed delegation on the upcoming OSCEPA Annual Session in Helsinki, elections observation plans, structure and functions of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and its International Secretariat.

Mr. Asanov briefed staff of the OSCE PA International Secretariat on TURKPA’s current activities and projects and also gave information on the basic aspects of common Turkic cooperation. The parties also discussed the prospects of cooperation between two Assemblies and emphasized a valuable contribution of sub-regional inter-parliamentary forums to the implementation of the OSCE commitments and principles.

TURKPA delegation included Deputy Secretary General Altynbek Mamaiusupov and Head of Legal Expertise and Public Relations Section Anar Rahimov.