Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation

SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure

A permanent body of the SCO, RATS promotes the coordination and cooperation between the relevant departments of the SCO member states in countering terrorism, separatism and extremism.

RATS bodies include its Council and Executive Committee.

SCO Secretariat

The Secretariat is the SCO’s main permanent executive body responsible for coordination as well as information analysis, legal, organisational and technical support for the SCO’s activities.

SCO Business Council

The Business Council is a non-governmental organisation that promotes the expansion of economic cooperation within the SCO, the establishment of direct ties and dialogue between the business and financial communities of the SCO member states, and their involvement in multifaceted trade, economic and investment cooperation.

SCO Interbank Consortium

The SCO Interbank Consortium serves to provide a mechanism for financing and banking servicing of investment projects supported by the governments of the SCO member states.