The Fifty-Seventh Meeting of the Bureau of the Assembly and the Fiftieth Meeting of the PABSEC Standing Committee, Kyiv, 28 November 2017
The meetings of the Bureau of the Assembly and Standing Committee took place in Kyiv, on 28 November 2017.
During the Fifty-Seventh meeting of the PABSEC Bureau, the members considered: the Minutes of its Fifty-Sixth Meeting, the Draft Agenda of the Fiftieth Meeting of the Standing Committee, the Draft Agenda of the Fiftieth Plenary Session, the Draft Programme of the Fiftieth General Assembly, the Matters of Procedure of the Fiftieth Plenary Session of the PABSEC General Assembly, the Progress Report of the Parliamentary Assembly and the participation of the PABSEC representatives in the international gatherings between December 2017 – June 2018. The Bureau took note of the information on the execution of the Assembly’s Budget presented by Mr. Ramazan CAN, PABSEC Vice-President in charge of financial matters. The Bureau endorsed the candidacies for the positions of PABSEC Vice-Presidents, for the election at the Plenary Session. The members of the Bureau took decision on appointment of Mr. Namik DOKLE, former PABSEC Vice-President and Head of the PABSEC Albanian Delegation as the PABSEC Special Representative to the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) and Mr. Blagovest SENDOV, former PABSEC Vice-President and Head of the PABSEC Bulgarian Delegations as the PABSEC Special Representative in the International Organizations on Science and Education.
The Fiftieth Meeting of the PABSEC Standing Committee approved the Minutes of its Forty-Ninth Meeting, adopted the Draft Agenda of the Fiftieth General Assembly, endorsed the Progress Report of the Parliamentary Assembly, approved the proposals of the committees concerning the subjects to be considered in the first half of 2018, and adopted the PABSEC Calendar 2018. The members of the Standing Committee took note of the information regarding the PABSEC representatives’ participation in international gatherings, between July - November 2017, the Draft Plan of Action on the Occasion of the PABSEC 25th Anniversary. The Standing Committee also took note of the information on receipt of Contributions to the 2017 Budget.
The Plenary Session of the Fiftieth General Assembly of the PABSEC will be held in Kyiv, on 29-30 November 2017, upon the invitation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
The PABSEC Kyiv Session is being attended by the parliamentary delegations of Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Turkey and Ukraine.