GMS Summits

GMS Summit of Leaders


The Summit of Leaders, which is generally held every 3 years, is the highest forum in the Greater Mekong Subregion program and culminates in a joint statement signed by the heads of government of member countries. The summit is an opportunity to examine how global trends are affecting the subregion; the progress that has been made in cooperation and integration; and the best strategy for moving forward in the years ahead. 

 

Year Event Date Venue/Country
2014 5th 19-20 December Bangkok, Thailand
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2011 4th 19-20 December Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
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2008 3rd 30-31 March Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic
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2005 2nd 4-5 July Kunming, Yunnan, People's Republic of China
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2002 1st 3 November Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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