First Meeting of the Regional Network of Legal and Technical Experts on Transport Facilitation

Date: 
10 Feb 2014 to 11 Feb 2014
Location: 
Phuket, Thailand

The establishment of the Regional Network of Legal and Technical Experts on Transport Facilitation is one of important components of the Regional Strategic Framework for the Facilitation of International Road Transport, which was adopted by the Ministerial Conference on Transport held in Bangkok on 12-16 March 2012. The initiative aims to assist member countries in upgrading the professional level of their officials and experts involved in transport facilitation, providing legal support for the formulation of relevant agreements, measures and projects, and promoting the harmonization and coordination of different legal instruments on transport facilitation.

The objective of the First Meeting of the Regional Network of Legal and Technical Experts on Transport Facilitation is to exchange information and share experience on the legal arrangements for international road transport in member countries, and officially launch the regional network and discuss its possible future activities.

Contact person:
Mr. Fedor Kormilitsyn
Transport Facilitation and Logistics Section
Transport Division, UNESCAP
Tel: (66) 2288 2496
Fax: (66) 2288 3050, 2288 1020
E-mail: kormilitsyn@un.org