Greater Mekong Subregion Senior Officials' Meeting
27 October 2020
The Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) will hold a Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) on 27 October 2020 via web-based conferencing to finalize key items and firm up arrangements for the 24th GMS Ministerial Conference (MC-24). The MC-24 is scheduled for 4 November 2020.
This SOM follows an earlier SOM (held on 11 September 2020) which i) briefed senior officials on the key elements of the latest GMS Economic Cooperation Program Strategic Framework 2030 (GMS-2030) draft, ii) outlined the proposed medium-term GMS COVID-19 Response Plan, iii) presented updates on the Report of the Pilot Study on the Development of the PRC-Myanmar Sections of the North-South Economic Corridor, iv) discussed the outcome of the Dialogue on Labor Migration in the GMS, v) briefed Senior Officials on the progress of work and next steps in the Regional Investment Framework (RIF) Third Progress Report and Update covering the year 2020, and vi) reviewed the progress of preparations for the 11th GMS Economic Corridors’ Forum, 24th GMS Ministerial Conference (MC-24), and the 7th GMS Summit.
The upcoming SOM on 27 October 2020 will include sessions on:
GMS Senior officials and ADB officials will participate in this meeting.