On December 19-20, 2012, the Secretary General of GUAM participated in the Meeting of the Bureau of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly and took part in the 5th Meeting of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly, which took place in Baku, Azerbaijan.

The outcomes of the meeting of the Bureau of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly were reflected in the resultant Protocol.

The PA adopted a Communique (in Russian) and Resolution on changes to the Rules of Procedure for the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly (in Russian).

The Secretary General of GUAM addressed the Parliamentary Assembly, stressed the importance of parliamentary cooperation for further promoting the GUAM format, the timely completion of the ratification procedures, as well as generating and implementing projects and cooperation programmes within the “GUAM” and “GUAM +” formats.