A large truck at the Ak-Jol/Korday border crossing point between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, where the OSCE conducted an assessment visit as part of preparations for a handbook of best practices, 22 October 2008. (OSCE/Roel Janssens)
When: 12 October 2009
Press release, 12 October 2009: Transport matters in focus at OSCE meeting in Astana
Media advisory, 7 October 2009: OSCE Astana preparatory conference to discuss land transport, good governance at border crossings
The First Preparatory Conference for the 18th OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum was held in Astana, Kazakhstan, on 12-13 October 2009.
The theme of the conference was "Promoting good governance at border crossings, improving the security of land transportation and facilitating international transport by road and rail in the OSCE region".