Budapest Group Meetings
The Budapest Group meets annually or bi-annually, gathering senior officials from all participating states and organisations to discuss developments, to determine the main policy directions and to support the Process. The meeting of the Friends of the Chair serves as the advisory board to the Chair in all matters related to the strategic orientation of the Process. It brings together the main donor states of the Budapest Process, the leading/hosting countries for the Working Groups and the European Commission. In addition, other participating states are invited upon request.
The 22nd Senior Officials Meeting will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, on 11–12 December 2014.
21st Senior Officials MeetingDate: 9–10 December 2013
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Conclusions: ar en ru
Friends of the ChairDate: 2009
Location: Vienna, Austria
15th Meeting of the Budapest Group of Senior OfficialsDate: 15–16 May 2008
Location: Trabzon, Turkey