2017 Forum on Regional Knowledge Sharing – Exploring Avenues of Cooperation for Cross Border Trade Logistics and Facilitation


The two-day CAREC Forum on Regional Knowledge Sharing workshop will be held 16-17 Aug 2017 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The workshop aims to share practical experience and knowledge obtained from technical assistance projects with Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) stakeholders, to explore and solve challenges in regional trade facilitation, and to jointly explore new opportunities for regional trade facilitation. Topics to be discussed include the development of non-governmental standards, new business formats, new models of supply chain management on cross-border e-commerce, and ways to measure and monitor trade corridor performance.

The CAREC Program is a partnership of 11 countries (Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, People's Republic of China, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan), supported by 6 multilateral institutions, working together to promote development through cooperation, leading to accelerated growth and poverty reduction.

This event is co-organized together with CAREC Federation of Carrier and Forwarder Associations and CAREC Institute.

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