Opening Session: Enhancing transport connectivity for sustainable recovery of LLDCs from COVID-19 pandemic
CHAIR: H.E. Mr. Rashid Meredov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan
● Video message of the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov● Message of the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres● Ms. Rabab Fatima, Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States● H.E. Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile, Permanent Representative of Botswana to the United Nations and Global Chair of the Group of Landlocked Developing Countries● Ms. Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and Under-Secretary- General● Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, Secretary General of the World Customs Organization● Statement of Mr. Khusrav Noziri, Secretary-General of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) delivered by H.E Ambassador Mohsen Esperi, Deputy Secretary-General of ECO● Mr. Umberto de Pretto, IRU Secretary General● H.E. Mr. Asset Assavbayev, Secretary General, TRACECA● Mr. Buri Karimov, Chief, Intergovernmental Council of Road Administrators
Followed by: Ministerial Level Exchange of Views on Experiences on initiatives and solutions for improving and financing transport connectivity for sustainable economic recovery post COVID-19.
CHAIR: Mr. Mammethan Chakyev, General Director of the Agency for Transport and Communications under the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan
● H.E. Mr. Suhail Al Mazroui, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure of the United Arab Emirates● H.E. Mr. Li Xiaopeng, Minister of transport of People’s Republic of China● H.E. Mr. Ilhom Mahkamov, Minister of Transport of the Republic of Uzbekistan● H.E. Mr. Azim Ibrohim, Minister of Transport of Republic of Tajikistan● H.E. Mr. Frank Museba Tayali, Minister of Transport and Communication of Zambia● H.E. Mr. Hara Jacob Hlangabeza, Minister of Transport and Public Works of Malawi● H.E. Mr. Mahamoudou Zampaligre, Minister of Road Security, Urban Mobility and Transport, Burkina Faso3● H.E. Mr. Rostam Ghasemi, Minister of Transport and Urban development of the Islamic Republic of Iran● H.E. Mr. Rovshan Rustamov, Deputy Minister of Digital Development and Transport of Azerbaijan● H.E. Mr. Almaz Idyrysov, Deputy Minister of industry and infrastructure development of Kazakhstan● H.E. Mr. Simonyan Armen, Deputy Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure of Armenia● H.E. Mr. Albadah Fahad Suliman, Deputy Minister of Transport and Logistics of Saudi Arabia● H.E. Mr. Dmitriy Zverev, Deputy Minister of Transport of Russia● H.E. Mr. Alexander Khvtisiashvili, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia