The Forty-Eighth Meeting of the PABSEC Cultural, Educational and Social Affairs Committee, Baku, 25-26 April 2017
The Forty-Eighth Meeting of the PABSEC Cultural, Educational and Social Affairs Committee was held in Baku, on 25-26 April 2017, upon the invitation of the Milli Mejlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The Meeting was chaired by Mr. Özcan Ulupinar, Vice-Chairman of the Committee (Turkey).
The Meeting was addressed by Mr. Ziyafet Asgarov, First Deputy Chairman of the Milli Mejlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Mr. Asaf Hajiyev, PABSEC Secretary General.
Mr. Musa Guliyev, PABSEC Vice-President and member of the PABSEC Azerbaijani Delegation, presented the draft Report on “Role of the Parliaments in Providing Sustainable Healthcare Systems in BSEC Region”.
The Committee discussed and approved the draft Report and the draft Recommendation 157/2017 on “Role of the Parliaments in Providing Sustainable Healthcare Systems in BSEC Region” that will be submitted to the consideration of the Forty-Ninth Plenary Session of the Assembly to be held in Istanbul on 4-6 July 2017.
The Committee relected Mr. Sergey Kunitsyn, member of the PABSEC Ukrainian Delegation, for the post of the Vice-Chairman of the PABSEC Cultural, Educational and Social Affairs Committee, for a two-years term.
The Committee took note of the information presented by the BSEC PERMIS Representative on the activities of the BSEC.
The Meeting was attended by the national delegations of Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Turkey and Ukraine.
The Forty-Ninth Meeting of the Committee will take place in October 2017 and the main item of the Agenda will be "Social protection and benefits for young families in the BSEC Member States"