|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.
The meeting started with an opening remarks delivered by H.E. Mr. Nebil DABUR, Director General of SESRIC, and H.E. Mr. Nyakassi M. B. SANYANG, Chief Statistician of the Gambia Bureau of Statistics (GBoS) and Chair of the 9th Session of OIC-StatCom. In its capacity as the Secretariat of the OIC-StatCom, SESRIC made a presentation on the follow up of the implementation of the Resolutions adopted at the 9th Session of the OIC-StatCom, which was held virtually in October 2020 and the preparations for the upcoming 10th Session.
The participants discussed and agreed on the following issues: