In 2019 Turkmenistan will chair the Council of Heads of States, the Council of Heads of Governments, the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs, the Economic Council, the Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of the States of the Commonwealth, the Charter and Other Bodies of the Commonwealth, and the Economic Affairs Commission of the CIS Economic Council
According to the Plan of events for the implementation of the Concept of the chairmanship of Turkmenistan in 2019 in the CIS, the following events are planned in May this year in our country:
- A regular meeting of the Council of Heads of Governments of the CIS on May 31 in Ashgabat;
- XIV Forum of creative and scientific intelligentsia of the countries-participants of the Commonwealth of Independent States on May 15-16 in Ashgabat;
- A regular meeting of the Intergovernmental Coordination Council on seed issues of the States members of the Commonwealth of Independent States on May 15.
The activities that are being implemented under the leadership of Turkmenistan are aimed at keeping peace and security, ensuring sustainable development, consistent development of cooperation in trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian spheres in the CIS space.