IORA Ministerial Meeting Concludes with Bali Communique

Sonya Michaella    •    27 Oktober 2016 17:46 WIB
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IORA Ministerial Meeting Concludes with Bali Communique
The 16th IORA Council of Ministers Meeting produced Bali Communique (Photo: MTVN/Sonya Michaella)

Metrotvnews.com, Nusa Dua: The 16th IORA Council of Ministers Meeting has concluded with Bali Communique and Declaration of Gender Equality.

The Indonesian Foreign Ministry's Asia-Pacific and African Affairs Desra Percaya said Bali Communique will serve as the guideline for the first IORA Summit next year.

"IORA Concord will be adopted in the IORA Summit next year," said Desra at Bali International Convention Center in Nusa Dua, Bali on Thursday (10/28).

"It will increase cooperation in maritime, trade, fishery, education, disaster mitigation and technology sectors," he added.

Indonesia is the chair of IORA. The country will host the first IORA Summit in Jakarta next March.


(WAH)