On 16 December 2020, Dr Urban Rusnák, the Secretary-General of the International Energy Charter met with the delegation of high-level officials of the Republic of Armenia led by HE Mr Ara Aivazian, Minister of Foreign Affairs. Mr Hakob Vardanyan, Deputy Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure and HE Ms Anna Aghadjanian, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Kingdom of Belgium participated in the meeting.
The parties addressed the practicalities of Armenia’s upcoming Chairmanship of the Energy Charter Conference in 2021. HE Minister Aivazian was briefed on the modalities of the 2021 Chairmanship, the division of responsibilities and expectations. The discussion also touched upon priorities of the Armenian Chairmanship in 2021.