The 23 the session of the ECO planning Council was hold, in the international education and research center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on 6-7 May 2013.
After the opening session, ECO member states' representatives reported their proceeds during the last year, then referred to their next plans in this year.
In the following, different Committee on Commerce, Transportation, Energy, statistics, Human Resources and Sustainable Development ,…….held in two days, and decisions adopted about their plans for the years 2013- 14.
The Council appreciated the Islamic Republic of Iran for holding the First ECO Workshop on Production of Population Statistics and Information ( Tehran ON 06-07 November,2012).
The Council also ,requested the other Member States to consider holding of training programs , workshop , expert group meetings on the remaining priority areas identified by the First Session, and at the end requested Turkish authorities to furnish the exact date, draft agenda Program and hospitality details of the Second Session of the ECO Heads of National Organizations Centers for Civil Registration to be held in September 2013.