The EU Special Representative for Central Asia, Ambassador Peter Burian, will pay a visit to Tajikistan next week. Ambassador Burian is scheduled to meet with H.E. President Emomali Rahmon and H.E. Minister of Foreign Affairs Sirojiddin Aslov, as well as other high ranking government officials. Ambassador Burian will also meet with local diplomatic representations, international organisations, development partners and representatives from civil society. The visit reflects continuous interest of the European Union to further develop the positive relations with the Republic of Tajikistan and to maintain a fruitful and open dialogue in all spheres of cooperation between the European Union and Tajikistan.