On the occasion of the 18th Homeland & Global Security Forum held in Brussels (Belgium), from October 19 to 21, 2016, the Crans Montana Forum has decided to strengthen its cooperation with the Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-Speaking Countries (TURKPA), International Organisation whose primary mission is to develop a political dialogue and to harmonize the legislations between the Turkic-speaking countries.

On Thursday October 20, 2016, Mr. Jandos Asanov, Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly of Turki-Speaking Countries and Mr. Pierre-Emmanuel Quirin, President of the Crans Montana Forum signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) offering a framework for future cooperation.