On 23 June 2008, Secretary General of GUAM Mr. Valeri Chechelashvili had a meeting with European Union Special Representative for Central Asia Mr. Pierre Morel.

The Secretary General furnished the information on the preparation to the Tbilisi GUAM Summit (30 June – 1 July 2008). An important role of EU and its future Presidency – France in the process of encouragement of regional cooperation in the Southeastern Europe and facilitation of peaceful resolution process of the conflicts on the territories of some GUAM was particularly underlined. The readiness and openness of GUAM for cooperation was once again reconfirmed.

Mr. Pierre Morel focused on the policy of the European Union towards Central Asia with the special emphasis on the implementation of joint projects.