The Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process (HoA) was founded on November 2nd, 2011 in Istanbul, Turkey.


The Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process has three main pillars…

Supporting Organizations



Progress Assessment 2011-2015

Oct 26, 04:13 pm

The progress assessment 2011-2015 conducted by the Regional Cooperation Directorate was presented during the 23 September 2016 Senior Officials Meeting in New York, US.

Study on Security Cooperation in the Heart of Asia Region

Jul 20, 04:34 pm

ATR Consulting analyzed the opportunities and challenges facing the Heart of Asia – Istanbul Process1 using various research techniques including expert interviews in fourteen countries…

Radicalization in the Heart of Asia Countries: Inputs for Informed Policy Actions

Jun 1, 04:00 pm

What is radicalization, how can it be identified, prevented and stopped before itleads to violence? How common is this phenomenon in the Heart of Asia (HoA) countries…

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Senior Officials Meeting of the 'Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process', 3 December 2016, India

05 Sep, 2016Upcoming Events

The Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) of the Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process will be held… Readmore

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Heart of Asia Ambassadorial Meeting

08 Nov, 2016Past Events

The Heart of Asia Ambassador Level Meeting will be held November 10th, 2016 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kabul, Afghanistan. Readmore

Ministerial Conference: Asia Cooperation Dialogue

23 Jan, 2017News

The 15th Ministerial Conference of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue took place on January 17th, 2017 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Readmore

Ministerial Conference 2016: The Sixth Ministerial Declaration Is Adopted

04 Dec, 2016News

The Sixth Ministerial Conference of the Heart of Asia Process ended with the endorsement of the annual Miniseterial Declaration, which sets the course for the upcoming year of the Process. Readmore



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