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SESRIC Activities - Highlights

DoI signed for Mauritania Occupational Safety and Health Project
Date : 08 December 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

A Declaration of Intent (DoI) was signed among SESRIC, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), National Occupational Health Office (ONMT) of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania and Directorate General of Occupational Health and Safety (DGOHS) of Ministry of Labour and Social Security of Republic of Turkey in order to tackle the challenges of work-related accidents and diseases through bringing together joint efforts and complementary advantages of the partnering institutions for improving occupational safety and health conditions in Mauritania.

SESRIC Launched the OIC Health Report 2017 in Jeddah
Date : 05-07 December 2017 Venue : Jeddah Saudi Arabia

 SESRIC has launched the OIC Health Report 2017 during the 6th Islamic Conference of Health Ministers, which was held in Jeddah on 05-07 December 2017. The main findings of the report were presented by H.E. Ambassador Musa Kulaklıkaya, Director General of SESRIC, during the conference.

SESRIC launched the OIC Health Portal
Date : 06 December 2017 Venue : Jeddah Saudi Arabia

SESRIC launched the OIC Health Portal during the 6th Islamic Conference of Health Ministers (ICHM) of the Member Countries which was held on 5-7 December 2017, in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The Global South-South Development (GSSD) EXPO 2017
Date : 27-30 November 2017 Venue : Antalya Turkey

The GSSD Expo 2017 was hosted by the Republic of Turkey and organized by United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), which took place in Antalya, Turkey from 27 to 30 November 2017. SESRIC as an implementing partner together with Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) and the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) attended to the GSSD Expo 2017.

Thematic Solution Forum on ‘Women as Benefactors of Development through Social Entrepreneurship’
Date : 28 November 2017 Venue : Antalya Turkey

SESRIC organized a thematic solution forum on “Women as Benefactors of Development through Social Entrepreneurship” as part of Global South-South Development EXPO (GSSD EXPO) on 28 November 2017 in Antalya, Turkey. 

SESRIC and UNOSSC signed a Memorandum of Understanding
Date : 27 November 2017 Venue : Antalya Turkey

SESRIC signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) to promote the use of South-South cooperation approaches and modalities in development policies and programmes of their common member countries and their institutions in the public and private domains.

Training Workshop for Junior Diplomats from OIC Member Countries on Dynamics of OIC Decision Making and Functioning
Date : 21-23 November 2017 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

The Statistical, Economic, and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) organized a 3-day Training Workshop for Junior Diplomats from the OIC Member Countries on 21-23 November 2017, in Istanbul Turkey.

OIC Economic Outlook 2017 – Industrial Development for Structural Transformation
Date : 20-23 November 2017 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

SESRIC has launched the OIC Economic Outlook 2017, the flagship report of the Centre, during the 33rd Session of the COMCEC, which was held in Istanbul on 20-23 November 2017. The main highlights of the report were presented by H.E. Ambassador Musa Kulaklıkaya, Director General of SESRIC, during the meeting.

The 33rd Ministerial Session of the COMCEC was convened
Date : 20-23 November 2017 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

Chaired by H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the President of the Republic of Turkey, the 33rd Ministerial Session of the COMCEC was held on 20-23 November 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The Session was attended by the delegates of OIC Member States and relevant OIC, regional and international institutions.  

MoU Signed for SPEED Project
Date : 22 November 2017 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

A Memorandum of Understanding signed among SESRIC, Islamic Development Bank, Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency of Turkey (AFAD), Turkish Red Crescent (TRC), The Credit Guarantee Fund of Turkey (KGF), The Union Of Chambers and Commodity Exchange of Turkey (TOBB), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and WAFAA International Group (WAFAA) to launch “Syrian Palestinian Employment and Entrepreneurship Development – SPEED” Project during the 33rd Ministerial Session of COMCEC on 22 November 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. 

OIC INTERN was launched
Date : 16 November 2017 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

The Kick-off Ceremony of the "OIC International Internship Program (OIC Intern)" was held on 16 November 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey with the participation of the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Çavuşoğlu and the Turkey's National Education Minister İsmet Yılmaz.

Second Workshop on Monitoring Food Security in the Context of 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda
Date : 14-15 November 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organised the Second Workshop on Monitoring Food Security in the Context of 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda on 14-15 November 2017 in Ankara, Republic of Turkey. 25 participants from National Statistical Offices (NSOs) and Ministries of Agriculture of 10 OIC member countries including  Benin, Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Egypt, Gabon, Iraq, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Sudan and 5 international organisations including FAO Statistics Division, FAO Sub-regional Office for Central Asia (FAO-SEC), Statistical Centre for the Cooperation Council for the Arab Countries of the Gulf (GCC-STAT), Islamic Organisation for Food Security (IOFS) and SESRIC attended the Workshop.

Study Visit to Turkey from Indonesia on University Teknoparks
Date : 06-10 November 2017 Venue : Ankara & Istanbul Turkey

Senior Officials of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Indonesia have paid a study visit to Turkey on 6-10 November 2017 to familiarize themselves with Science and Technology Parks (STPs) in Turkey, which is jointly facilitated by SESRIC and IDB Turkey Country Gateway Office.