The First Session of the Assembly of the Asian Forest Cooperation Organization (AFoCO) was held on 13 November 2018 in Seoul, Korea. The Meeting was attended by Representatives and delegates from all Parties, namely, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Republic of Korea (ROK), Myanmar, Timor-Leste and Viet Nam. The delegates from the Signatory countries and prospective member countries, namely, Lao PDR, Mongolia, the Philippines, Kazakhstan, Singapore, and Thailand, also attended the meeting. The officials from the AFoCO Secretariat were also present to provide the secretariat support to the Meeting.
Prior to the First Session of the Assembly, the Preparatory Meeting for the First Session of the Assembly was held on 12 November 2018, in order to review the program, agenda and composition of the documents for the First Session of the Assembly. The Preparatory Meeting reviewed and made improvements to the meeting documents for consideration and decision of the Assembly.