32nd GECF Executive Board Meeting
The Secretary General of the GECF, HE Dr Yury Sentyurin hosted the 32nd meeting of the Executive Board at the headquarters of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) in Doha, Qatar on October, 10-11, 2018.
This 32nd Executive Board meeting was conducted by the Alternate Chairman of the Executive Board Mr Selwyn Lashley, Member from Trinidad and Tobago. The 32nd Executive Board meeting were attended by Executive Board members from Algeria, Bolivia, Equatorial Guinea, Iran, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Russia, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela, as well as Observer Members from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Norway.
During the meeting, the Executive Board discussed a number of important issues including proposals on Program of Work and Budget for the year 2019 and preparations for the 5th GECF Summit in Equatorial Guinea and 20th Ministerial Meeting in Trinidad and Tobago, progress report on the implementation of the GECF Gas Research Institute in Algeria. Also reports on the key developments of the global gas market, GECF Gas Global Outlook 2040 and GECF Annual Statistical Bulletin 2018 were discussed as well as other equally important financial and administrative issues relevant to the development of the Forum.