The BISR delegation headed by Director Oleg Makarov started work at the 18th meeting of the SCO Forum, which officially opened on May 22, 2023 in Dushanbe in the building of the National Library of Tajikistan.
At the plenary session, participants and guests of the event were welcomed by Usmonzoda Khayriddin, Director of the Strategic Research Center under the President of Tajikistan, Chairman-in-Office of the SCO Forum; Azamsho Sharifi, Assistant to the President of the Republic of Tajikistan on Foreign Relations; Zhang Ming, SCO Secretary-General; Alimov Rashid, SCO Secretary-General (2016-2018), as well as heads of delegations of SCO National Research centers from India, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia and Uzbekistan.
During the session: “SCO in the new global realities: current state, potential of the “SCO family”, prospects for the development” the BISR Director made a report on the topic “Basic approaches to designing the image of the future of the SCO: an expert view from Belarus”. The views of the Belarusian side on the current role and place, potential and strategic guidelines of the SCO in the new global framework, as well as the vision of practical expert tools for shaping the image of the future are presented in a reasoned manner.
Business communication continue within the framework of a solemn evening reception on behalf of the organizers of the SCO Forum meeting.