CER held a meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea

03.07.2015

CER held a meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea

On July 2, 2015 CER management staff met the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea - Mr. Lee Wook-heon. The Embassy of Korea has expressed its interest in getting acquainted with CER activities, in discussion of the economic situation in Uzbekistan and growth prospects, as well as in the Center's researches on the long-term development strategy "Vision 2030".

During the meeting the participants exchanged their views on such issues as the goals of "Vision 2030", as well as the main conclusions and recommendations of the CER Policy Papers prepared under this initiative on the following topics: Social transformation, Transition to resource-efficient growth model, The transport and transit in Central Asia and Conditions for the development of competitive environment.

The Embassy was very interested in the development of public-private partnership in Uzbekistan, the education sector, the issues of human capital and the impact of external shocks on the economic situation in Uzbekistan. While discussing, the experience of Korea was mentioned as an example.