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Statements, Interviews, Articles of GUAM Secretary General

GUAM Secretary General addressed during the 18th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement

26 October 2019, in Baku, GUAM Secretary General participated in the 18th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement at which the Republic of Azerbaijan will be the Chairman during 2019-2022. […]

Interview GUAM Secretary General Altai Efendiev for Glavcom

Excerpt from an Interview: …Today we focus on economic issues. We have an agreement on Free Trade Area which came into force in 2006, today we are working to extend it to the GUAM space. Three GUAM Member States signed the Free Trade Agreement with [...]

Statement by the GUAM Secretary General during the 18th Mid-term Ministerial meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement

Mr. Chairman, Honorable Heads of Delegations, Excellences, Distinguished participants, Ladies and Gentlemen I’m honored to be invited to and to address the 18th Mid-term Ministerial meeting of the NAM on behalf of the Organization for Democracy and Economic Development-GUAM, a regional initiative of the Republic [...]

Interview with GUAM Secretary General Altai Efendiev for Radio Europa Libera

Secretary General of GUAM – about the future of the interstate association and the role of Moldova From January 1, 2018, Moldova will chair the GUAM in the rotation. Altai Efendiev, Secretary General of the organization, paid a visit to Chisinau. And, according to him, [...]

Interview of GUAM Secretary General Altai Efendiev for Agency ‘Report’

GUAM is an effective regional format that can and should play an important, constructive role in the formation of this strategically important region as a zone of stability, security and cooperation. From an exclusive interview for the Ukrainian Bureau of News Agency Report. [...]

GUAM Secretary General addressed the Permanent Council of the OSCE

On June 8, 2017, at the invitation of the Austrian Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Altai Efendiev, Secretary General of the Organization for Democracy and Economic Development – GUAM, took part and spoke at OSCE Permanent Council. […]

Statement by the GUAM Secretary General at the United Nations Security Council Open debate on Conflicts in Europe

Mr. President, I’m honored to speak on behalf of the Organization for Democracy and Economic Development – GUAM, which is a regional initiative of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. At the outset, let me thank the Delegation of Ukraine [...]

Address of the Secretary General of GUAM Mr. Altai Efendiev at the Georgia International Maritime Forum

Mr. Vice Prime Minister, Ministers, Mr. Secretary General of IMO, Distinguished participants, Ladies and Gentlemen First & foremost, I would like to congratulate Georgian Authorities with this timely and important initiative that will help to shift the focus of the crucial part of global connectivity [...]

«Why does Ukraine need a new Silk Road» – A. Efendiev’s commentary to the Edition «Economic News»

The concept of a new Silk Road was born in China not so long ago. In 2013, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the idea officially, although it circulated in intellectual circles of the country since 2012. A concrete plan of action within the economic strategy [...]