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Training Workshop on ‘Quality Management in Public Audit’
Date : 15-16 June 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Public Audit Capacity Building Programme (PAU-CaB), the Centre, in collaboration with the Turkish Court of Accounts, organised a Training Workshop on “Quality Management in Public Audit” on 15-16 June 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Workshop on ‘Coordination within the National Statistical Systems’
Date : 15-17 June 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

SESRIC, in its capacity as the Secretariat of OIC Statistical Commission (OIC-StatCom), organised a Workshop on ‘Coordination within the National Statistical Systems (NSSs)’ in collaboration with the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) – with additional contributions of Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21), United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA), and United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) – on 15-17 June 2021 through a video conferencing platform with the participation of 84 attendees for the NSOs of 31 OIC countries and 5 international organisations.

Webinar on ‘Big Data Applications and Utilising Non-Traditional Data Sources and Methods for Official Statistics’
Date : 10 June 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘Big Data Applications and Utilising Non-Traditional Data Sources and Methods for Official Statistics’ in collaboration with National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and the Statistics Division of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA) on 10 June 2021 with the participation of 60 attendees from the NSOs of 17 OIC countries and 2 international organisations.

Webinar on ‘Motor Vehicles, Traffic Volume and Road Traffic Accidents Statistics’
Date : 03 June 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘Motor Vehicles, Traffic Volume and Road Traffic Accidents Statistics’ on 3 June 2021 with the participation of 30 attendees from the National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 21 OIC member countries.

The 3rd Meeting of the OIC Public Employment Services Network (OIC-PESNET)
Date : 02-03 June 2021 Venue : Virtual - SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

SESRIC, in collaboration with the Turkish Employment Agency (İŞKUR), organised the 3rd Meeting of the OIC Public Employment Services Network (OIC-PESNET) on 02-03 June 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Online Training Course on 'SDG 3 (Good Health and Well-Being) Indicators'
Date : 01-04 June 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on 'SDG 3 (Good Health and Well-Being) Indicators' for the benefit of the National Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) of Mali and National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 6 French speaking OIC Member Countries on 01-04 June 2021.

Webinar on ‘Measurement Methods for SDG 11 and the New Urban Agenda in the OIC Countries’
Date : 31 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘Measurement Methods for SDG 11 and the New Urban Agenda (NUA) in the OIC Countries’ on 31 May 2021 in collaboration with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) and United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA) with the participation of 47 attendees from the National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 18 OIC member countries.

Training Course on ‘Sukuk Issuance in Islamic Capital Markets’
Date : 31 May - 02 June 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Stock Exchanges Capacity Building Programme (SE-CaB), the Centre organised a Training Course on “Sukuk Issuance in Islamic Capital Markets” on 31 May-02 June 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Online Training Course on ‘SDG 1 (No Poverty) Indicators’
Date : 25-27 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘SDG 1 (No Poverty)’ Indicators for the benefit of the National Bureau of Statistics (ONS) of Algeria and National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 6 OIC Member Countries on 25-27 May 2021.

Online Training Course on ‘Information Society Statistics’
Date : 24-27 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘Information Society Statistics’ for the benefit of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of Maldives and National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 9 OIC Member Countries on 24-25 and 27 May 2021.

Training Course on 'Designing Revenue-Generating Projects for Entrepreneurs'
Date : 24-28 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of the Vocational Education and Training Programme for the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC-VET), SESRIC, in cooperation with the Regional Educational Center of ICESCO in Chad, organised a Training Course on “Designing Revenue-Generating Projects for Entrepreneurs” on 24-28 May 2021 through an online video conferencing platform. The training course was provided by a competent expert for the benefit of entrepreneurs from Chad.

Training Course on ‘Financial Education’
Date : 24-27 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Central Banks Capacity Building Programme (CB-CaB), the Centre organised a Training Course on “Financial Education” on 24-27 May 2021 through an online video conferencing platform. The training course was provided by competent experts from the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey for the benefit of experts from the Central Banks and relevant Ministries of 18 OIC member countries.

Training Course on ‘OSH Inspection Services’
Date : 24-26 May 2021 Venue : Virtual, Ankara Turkey

The Directorate General of Occupational Safety and Health (DGOSH) of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security of the Republic of Turkey, in its capacity as the Secretariat of the OIC Occupational Safety and Health Network (OIC-OSHNET), organised a Training Course on “OSH Inspection Services” on 24-26 May 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Training Course on ‘Developing Livestock Production and Animal Husbandry to Foster Food Security’
Date : 19-21 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Agriculture and Food Security Capacity Building Programme (Agri-CaB), the Centre, in collaboration with the Department of Veterinary Services (DVS) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industries of Malaysia, organised a Training Course on “Developing Livestock Production and Animal Husbandry to Foster Food Security” on 19-21 May 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Webinar on ‘Occupational Safety and Health Systems (OSH) during the Pandemic: The Impact and Response’
Date : 06 May 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Occupational Safety and Health Capacity Building Programme (OSH-CaB) and in line with the OIC-OSHNET Work Plan 2021-2022, SESRIC organized a Webinar on “Occupational Safety and Health Systems (OSH) during the Pandemic: The Impact and Response” on 6 May 2021. The Webinar was conducted in French and live-streamed on SESRIC’s YouTube Channel.

Training Course on ‘Development of E-learning Curriculum and Relevant E-materials’
Date : 19-22 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Vocational Education and Training Programme for the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC-VET) and in line with the OIC-TVET Strategic Roadmap 2020-2025, SESRIC organised a Training Course on “Development of E-learning Curriculum and Relevant E-materials” on 19-22 April 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Training Course on ‘International Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Regulations’
Date : 14-22 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Occupational Safety and Health Capacity Building Programme (OSH-CaB) and in line with the OIC-OSHNET Work Plan 2021-2022, SESRIC organised a training course on “International Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Regulations” on 14-22 April 2021. The course was delivered in three official languages of the OIC through an online video conferencing platform.

Webinar on ‘International Trade-in-Services Statistics’
Date : 13 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘International Trade in Services Statistics’ on 13 April 2021 with the participation of 28 attendees from the National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 13 OIC member countries.

Webinar on ‘International Trade in Goods Statistics’
Date : 06 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘International Trade in Goods Statistics’ on 6 April 2021 with the participation of 28 attendees from the National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 15 OIC member countries.

Workshop on ‘Competition vs. Regulation and the Appropriate Organisational Structure of a Competition Agency’
Date : 06-07 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Competition Authorities Capacity Building Programme (CA-CaB), SESRIC, in collaboration with the Turkish Competition Authority (TCA), organised a Workshop on “Competition vs. Regulation and the Appropriate Organisational Structure of a Competition Agency” on 06-07 April 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Training Course on ‘Anti-Competitive Practices and Promotion of Competition’
Date : 30 March - 01 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Competition Authorities Capacity Building Programme (CA-CaB), SESRIC organized an online training course on “Anti-Competitive Practices and Promotion of Competition” on 30 March - 01 April 2021 for the benefit of participants from the National Commission for Competition and Consumption (CNCC) of Burkina Faso. The training course was provided by competent experts from the Turkish Competition Authority and Tunisian Competition Council.

SESRIC Participated in the Thematic Debate of the 17th Regular Session of IPHRC
Date : 30 March 2021 Venue : Virtual, Jeddah Saudi Arabia

The OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) held a virtual thematic debate on the “Promotion and Protection of Rights of Persons with Disabilities” as part of the 17th Regular Session of IPHRC to be held on 28 – 31 March 2021.

Training of Trainers (ToT) Course on ‘Tourism and Hospitality Services’
Date : 29 March - 02 April 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of the Vocational Education and Training Programme for the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC-VET) and SESRIC’s Tourism Capacity Building Programme (Tourism-CaB), the Center, in cooperation with the General Directorate of Vocational and Technical Education at the Ministry of National Education of Turkey, organized a Training of Trainers (ToT) Course on “Tourism and Hospitality Services” on 29 March - 02 April 2021 through an online video conferencing platform. The course was delivered by following an online competency based approach that includes pre-recorded videos and live practical demonstrations from a TVET Institution.

Training Workshop on Data Collection and Analysis of Trade-in-Services among the OIC Member States
Date : 23-25 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara and ICDT, Casablanca Morocco

SESRIC in collaboration with Islamic Centre for Development of Trade (ICDT) and Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group organised the “Virtual Training Workshop on Data Collection and Analysis of Trade-in-Services among the OIC Member States” on 23-25 March 2021. Around 200 participants from the National Statistical Offices, Central Banks, and Ministries of Trade of 36 OIC Member Countries as well as representatives of international organisations including Islamic Organisation for Food Security (IOFS), International Trade Centre (ITC), United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), and World Trade Organisation (WTO) attended the workshop.

Training Course on ‘Halal Tourism and Muslim-Friendly Hospitality Services’
Date : 22-26 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Tourism Capacity Building Programme (Tourism-CaB), SESRIC organised a training course on “Halal Tourism and Muslim-Friendly Hospitality Services” on 22-26 March 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Webinar on ‘SDG 9 Indicators’
Date : 18 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘SDG 9 Indicators’ on 18 March 2021 with the participation of 43 attendees from 18 OIC member countries, namely Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Benin, Egypt, Guyana, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mozambique, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Suriname and Turkey.

Online Training Course on ‘Gender and Special Population Groups Statistics’ for the Benefit of Azerbaijan
Date : 18-19 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘Gender and Special Population Groups Statistics’ for the benefit of the State Statistical Committee (SSC) of the Republic of Azerbaijan on 18-19 March 2021.

Webinar on ‘SDG 6 Indicators’
Date : 17 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘SDG 6 Indicators’ on 17 March 2021 with the participation of 37 attendees from 19 OIC member countries, namely Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Benin, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Malaysia, Morocco, Mozambique, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Somalia, Sudan, Suriname, Turkey, UAE, and Yemen.

Online Training Course on ‘Transport Statistics’ for the Benefit of Guinea
Date : 15-18 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘Transport Statistics’ for the benefit of the National Institute of Statistics (INS) of Guinea on 15-18 March 2021.

Training Course on ‘Packaging, Labeling and Pictorial Health Warnings on Tobacco Products’
Date : 15-17 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Tobacco Free OIC Capacity Building Programme (TF-CaB), the Centre organized a Training Course on “Packaging, Labeling and Pictorial Health Warnings on Tobacco Products” on 15 - 17 March 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Training Course on ‘Advancement and Empowerment of Women’s Entrepreneurial Skills’
Date : 08-11 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of SESRIC’s Public Employment Services Capacity Building Programme (PES-CaB) and OIC-VET Programme, the Centre organized a training course on “Advancement and Empowerment of Women’s Entrepreneurial Skills” on 08-11 March 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Training Workshop on ‘Tourism Destination Marketing Strategies’
Date : 02-04 March 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Jointly with the Islamic Centre for Development of Trade (ICDT), SESRIC organized a virtual Training Workshop on “Tourism Destination Marketing Strategies” on 02-04 March 2021 through an online video conferencing platform. The training workshop was organized within the framework of SESRIC’s Tourism Capacity Building Programme and in line with the relevant resolutions on tourism development adopted by the 47th Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the OIC and the 36th Ministerial Session of the COMCEC, both held in November last year.

SESRIC Participated in the 52nd Session of the UN Statistical Commission
Date : 01-05 March 2021 Venue : New York – USA

The delegation of SESRIC headed by HE Mr. Nebil Dabur, Director General, and composed of Mr. Fadi Farasin, Assistant Director General; Dr. Atilla Karaman, Director of Statistics and Information Department; and Ms. Nenden Octavarulia Shanty, Researcher, participated in the 52nd Session of UN Statistical Commission (UNSC) organised in a virtual format on 1-3 March and 5 March 2021.

SESRIC Organised the Follow-up Meeting of the 9th Session of the OIC Statistical Commission as a Side Event of the 52nd Session of UN Statistical Commission
Date : 25 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

In its capacity as the Secretariat of the OIC Statistical Commission (OIC-StatCom), SESRIC organised, through a video-conferencing platform, the Follow-up Meeting of the 9th Session of the OIC-StatCom on 25 February 2021 as a side event of the 52nd Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission. In addition to the representatives of the OIC General Secretariat and Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), 59 delegates from the National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of 28 OIC member countries attended the meeting.

Webinar on ‘Tourism Statistics’
Date : 24 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within its recently initiated Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on “Tourism Statistics” on 24 February 2021 with the participation of 70 attendees from 17 OIC member countries, namely Albania, Algeria, Bangladesh, Benin, Brunei, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mozambique, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Suriname, Togo, and Uzbekistan.

Webinar on ‘Population Statistics and Censuses’
Date : 22 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within its recently initiated Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on “Population Statistics and Censuses” on 22 February 2021 with the participation of 26 attendees from 20 OIC member countries, namely Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Benin, Brunei, Gabon, Gambia, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mozambique, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Suriname, and Uzbekistan.

Training Course on ‘Formulating Monetary Policy’
Date : 22-25 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Central Banks Capacity Building Programme (CB-CaB), SESRIC organised a training course on “Formulating Monetary Policy” on 22-25 February 2021 through an online video conferencing platform.

Online Training Course on ‘Statistical Data Analysis’ for the Benefit of ICESCO Regional Educational Centre in Chad
Date : 17-19 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘Statistical Data Analysis’ for the benefit of the Regional Educational Centre of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) in Chad on 17-19 February 2021. The training course was provided by an expert from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) for the benefit of 27 educational mentors and Arab school principals in Chad and additionally attended by 17 experts from the NSOs of five OIC countries; namely, Iraq, Jordan, Qatar, Tunisia, and UAE.

Webinar on ‘Strengthening Private Sector Involvement in Skills Development’
Date : 11 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of the Vocational Education and Training Programme for the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC-VET) and in line with the OIC-TVET Strategic Roadmap 2020-2025, SESRIC organised a Webinar on “Strengthening Private Sector Involvement in Skills Development” on 11 February 2021 at 12:00-13:30 (GMT+3). The event was livestreamed and recorded on SESRIC’s YouTube Channel which is reachable through the following link: https://bit.ly/sesric-live

Online Training Course on ‘International Trade Statistics and Balance of Payments’
Date : 08-11 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘International Trade Statistics and Balance of Payments’ for the benefit of the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Analysis (INSAE) of Benin on 08-11 February 2021.

Training Workshop on ‘Institutional Capacity Building for Effective Labour Market Information Systems’
Date : 01-04 February 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Public Employment Services Capacity Building Programme (PES-CaB) and in line with the Executive Programme  for the Implementation of OIC Framework for Cooperation on Labour, Employment and Social Protection, SESRIC, in collaboration with the Turkish Employment Agency (İŞKUR), organized a training workshop on “Institutional Capacity Building for Effective Labour Market Information Systems” on 01-04 February 2021, in a virtual-only format. The training workshop gathered 94 participants from 23 public employment agencies/ authorities and relevant national institutions of the OIC member countries to discuss how to establish effective labour market information systems in their respective countries.

Webinar on ‘Innovation Statistics’
Date : 21 January 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within its recently initiated Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on 'Innovation Statistics' on 21 January 2021 in collaboration with the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) with the participation of 56 attendees from 21 OIC member countries (Algeria, Azerbaijan, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Mozambique, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Suriname, Togo, Turkey, UAE, Uganda, and Uzbekistan).

Online Training Course on ‘Tourism Statistics’
Date : 18-21 January 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘Tourism Statistics’ for the benefit of the General Authority for Statistics of Saudi Arabia on 18-21 January 2021.

The 9th Steering Committee Meeting of the BINA Program
Date : 14 January 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

The 9th Steering Committee Meeting of the BINA Program was held virtually on 14 January 2021 to follow up on the progress made and the future actions with respect to the implementation of the Program. The Meeting was held virtually and attended by the Steering Committee Meeting members from the partnering institutions; SESRIC, the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and Libyan Program for Reintegration and Development (LPRD). The Committee made a number of decisions to ensure the smooth implementation of the program and its completion by the target date.

Workshop on ‘Emerging Challenges in TVET Sector and Capacity Development Trends in OIC Member States’
Date : 11-14 January 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within the framework of the OIC-VET Programme and in line with the OIC-TVET Strategic Roadmap 2020-2025, SESRIC organized a workshop on “Emerging Challenges in TVET Sector and Capacity Development Trends in OIC Member States” on 11-14 January 2021 for the benefit of TVET authorities in the OIC Member States.

Webinar on ‘Research and Experimental Development Statistics’
Date : 07 January 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara Turkey

Within its recently initiated Webinar Series on Statistical Experience Sharing, SESRIC organised a webinar on ‘Research and Experimental Development (R&D) Statistics’ on 7 January 2021 in collaboration with the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat), with the participation of 71 attendees from 17 OIC member countries (Afghanistan, Albania, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Indonesia, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Mozambique, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, and Uganda).