October 25 : The 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) has begun from today.
The two-day Summit kicked off with the official opening ceremony at the Baku Congress Centre at 10:00 am local time.
Delegates including Heads of State and Government as well as senior government officials from 120 member countries, and representatives of the 17 observer countries and 10 observer organizations are taking part in the Summit.
In the summit, Nepal is being led by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who arrived late night on Thursday, leading a 21-member Nepali delegation.
The Summit will consider the report of the Preparatory Ministerial Meeting, review the progress achieved in the implementation of the outcomes of the 17th Summit held in 2016, and conclude tomorrow with the adoption of the Baku Declaration.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to address the general debate of the Summit later today.