The Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Institute is an intergovernmental organisation dedicated to promoting economic cooperation in Central Asia and along the Silk Road through knowledge generation and sharing. The Institute's headquarters is in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The CAREC Institute is jointly shared, owned, and governed by eleven member countries: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, the PRC, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. The Institute acts as a knowledge connector among CAREC's five themes – economic and financial stability; trade, tourism and economic corridors; infrastructure and economic connectivity; agriculture and water; and human development.
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Founder gender: Other entities
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2022): Syed Shakeel Shah, Director
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2021): Syed Shakeel Shah, Director
Leader gender: Male
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