THE CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE FORTY-NINTH PLENARY SESSION OF THE PABSEC GENERAL ASSEMBLY, ISTANBUL, 6 JULY 2017
On the second day of the PABSEC Plenary Session, the Assembly discussed the Report and Recommendation on “The Role of the Parliaments in Providing Sustainable Health Care Systems in the BSEC Member States”, and approved the documents prepared by the PABSEC Cultural, Educational and Social Affairs Committee on these issues, which were submitted to the parliaments and governments of the BSEC Member States and to the Organization of the BSEC.
Mr. Michael YEMELIANOV, Head of the PABSEC Russian Delegation and Chairman of the Draft Budget and Auditing Commission, presented the Auditing Report for 2016 financial year, and the Assembly approved the Auditing Report for 2016.
The members of the Assembly re-elected Mr. Miltiadis MAKRYGIANNIS as PABSEC Deputy Secretary General in charge of Organizational Matters, for a three-year term, starting with 1 January 2018.
H.E. Mr. Ismail KAHRAMAN, Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, and H.E. Mr. Andriy PARUBIY, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, addressed the gathering at the Closing Ceremony of the Forty-Ninth Plenary Session of the PABSEC General Assembly.
At the end of the Istanbul Session, the PABSEC Presidency was taken over by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, for the next six months. The 50th PABSEC General Assembly will be held in Kiev, during 28 -30 November 2017.