Second Conference of CICA Youth Council was held in Bishkek on 20-21 July 2016 under the aegis of the State Agency for Youth, Physical Culture and Sports of the Kyrgyz Republic. Nearly fifty delegates from Member States and Observers of CICA participated in the Conference.
Mr. Amankulov Kanat Maratovich, Director of the State Agency for Youth, Physical Culture and Sports inaugurated the conference and delivered opening statement. Ambassador Gong Jianwei, Executive Director of CICA addressed the gathering in the opening session. A representative of All China Youth Federation (AICF) read the statement of the Secretary General of AICF, the current Chairperson of the CICA Youth Council.
During the plenary sessions, delegates discussed role of youth in nation building and promoting peace, security and stability in Asia as well as modalities for further promoting cooperation among youth organisations of CICA Member States. Participants made presentations on youth policies and youth activities in their respective countries. Ms. Aida Kurbanova of State Agency for Youth, Physical Culture and Sports moderated the plenary sessions. Participants also adopted a resolution regarding current situation and future direction of the CICA Youth Council.