India successfully hosts the 11th Asia-Europe Foreign Ministerial Meeting

India successfully hosts the 11th Asia-Europe Foreign Ministerial Meeting

India successfully hosted the 11th Asia Europe  Foreign Ministers\' Meeting (ASEM-FMM 11) in Gurgaon on 11-12 November.

All 51 ASEM members were represented including 34 Foreign Ministers and 11 Deputy Foreign Ministers; an unprecedented level of participation.

The theme of the ASEM-FMM 11 was "ASEM : Bridge to Partnership for Growth and Development" and its aim was to take ASEM beyond a political dialogue towards partnership and deliverables on issues of priority and equal relevance to Asa and Europe.

Participants of ASEM-FMM 11 have been generous in describing the meeting as a success both in logistical as well as substantive terms and have agreed that it has given a positive momentum to the ASEM process.