Second CAREC Think Tank Development Forum


 The CAREC Think Tank Development Forum is a venue to discuss key policy issues facing CAREC member countries seeking sustainable solutions. This year, the forum would also mark the official establishment of CAREC Think Tanks Network (CTTN), with formal meetings to establish CTTN's organizational structure and operating principles. In addition, this year's Forum aim to establish an informal network of think tanks working in the CAREC region to share experience and knowledge.

The Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation, or 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.

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