Boao Forum for Asia
Part of: GS Prelims and GS –II – International Relations
- Boao Forum was held recently.
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Boao Forum for Asia (BFA)
- Headquarter: China
- It is an international organization jointly initiated by 29 member states.
- It holds its annual conference in Boao, Hainan, China on a regular basis.
- Founding purpose: To promote economic integration in Asia.
- Mission: To pool positive energy for the development of Asia and the world.
- First conference: Feb. 26-27, 2001
- It is modelled on the World Economic Forum held annually in Davos, Switzerland.