SESRIC Activities - Highlights

International Symposium on Financing for Development
Date : 22-23 November 2018 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

SESRIC and Islamic Development Bank (IDB) will organise an International Symposium on Financing for Development, under the theme "Thinking Innovative Solutions to Persist Development Challenges".

SESRIC to host the 3rd Global Meeting of the Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics and Meeting of MED-HIMS
Date : 12-16 February 2019 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC will host the Third Global Meeting of the Expert Group on Refugee and Internally Displaced Persons Statistics (EGRIS) in Ankara, Turkey on 12-14 February 2019 with the participation of EGRIS members. A meeting on Stateless Persons Statistics will be hosted on 15 February 2019 as well as a further meeting on MED-HIMS (Households International Migration Surveys in the Mediterranean countries a programme initiated by European Union) will take place on 14-16 February 2019 at SESRIC Headquarters.

4th Session of the Annual Coordination Meeting of OIC Institutions (ACMOI)
Date : 03-04 December 2018 Venue : Jeddah Saudi Arabia

The 4th Session of the Annual Coordination Meeting of OIC Institutions (ACMOI) will be held on 03-04 December 2016 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

SESRIC to organize the Second Training Course on OIC Diplomacy for Junior Diplomats in November
Date : 26-29 November 2018 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

SESRIC is organizing the Second Training Course on OIC Diplomacy for Junior Diplomats from the Member States on 26-29 November 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey.

Workshop on Islamic Finance in the National Accounts
Date : 31 October - 02 November 2018 Venue : Ankara Turkey

The Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC), Statistics Division of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), and United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) jointly organized the Workshop on ‘Islamic Finance in the National Accounts’ between 31 October and 02 November 2018 in Ankara, Turkey. The workshop was hosted by SESRIC at its Headquarters in Ankara and was attended by experts who are directly involved in the compilation of Islamic finance statistics for the national accounts in their countries.

SESRIC launched the 2018 Edition of the OIC Water Report during the 4th Session of the Islamic Conference of Ministers Responsible for Water
Date : 14-16 October 2018 Venue : Cairo Egypt

SESRIC launched the 2018 edition of the OIC Water Report during the Fourth Session of the Islamic Conference of Ministers Responsible for Water, held in Cairo, Egypt during 14-16 October 2018. The Conference takes place every two years with the participation of the ministers concerned with water and focuses on water issues in the OIC Countries.

SESRIC signed a MoU with the Centre for Labour and Social Security, Training and Research of Turkey
Date : 11 October 2018 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Centre for Labour and Social Security, Training and Research of Turkey (ÇASGEM) to further enhance collaboration between the two institutions in the areas of common interest.

SESRIC, IDB, ISFD, Turkish Red Crescent, and Partners Join Hands to Enhance Immediate Response to Humanitarian Crises and Support Resilience in OIC Countries
Date : 02-03 October 2018 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

More than a hundred experts from 20 different countries, convened in the city of Istanbul for a two-day workshop which aimed to promote dialogue and build further capacity for enhancing ‘response’ and ‘resilience’ to humanitarian crises in the 57-member nation block.