April 19, 2018, Baku, Azerbaijan
The 4th Session of the Islamic Conference of Youth and Sports Ministers (ICYSM) was concluded on Thursday 19 April, 2018 in Baku, the Capital City of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
The conclusion Session was chaired by HE Mr. Azad RAHIMOV the Minister of Youth & Sport of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the President of the Current Session of ICYSM.
The Session has witnessed the attendance of the Secretary General of Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) HE Mr. Mohammed S. AL-GARNAS.
After discussing the reports and projects submitted to the Conference:
- A decision regarding the activities of both ISSF and ICYF-DC, during the previous & current terms of the Conference, was adopted.
- A plan, to implement some of the strategic projects as approved earlier, was adopted was well (i.e. the projects presented by the ISSF earlier to develop Sports in the Member States of OIC during 2017-2021).
- A joint Action Plan for the benefit youth, as presented by the ICYF-DC, was also adopted.
Furthermore, enhancing Joint Policies to promote Youth & Sport and to implement decisions already taken in these fields, and to approve the date and venue of holding the 5th Session of the ICYSM were agreed and indicated in the Baku Declaration.