May 6th, 2018 (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
On May 6th, 2018, Gen. Abu Belal Muhammad SHAFIUL HUQ President of Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) has received Mr. Mohammed S. AL-GARNAS the Secretary General of Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) at the BOA`s headquarters on the sidelines of the 2nd ISSF International Solidarity Archery Championships hosted by Bangladesh on 5-10 May 2018.
The meeting was attended by Amb. Syed Shahed REZA the BOA Secretary General, Mr. Kazi Rajib Uddin Ahmed CHAPOL the ISSF Executive Board Member and BOA Treasurer, Mr. Ashraf S. ABDULLATIF the Head of ISSF Technical Affairs, Mr. Saad A. HUWAMEL the Head of ISSF Administrative Affairs and Mr. Lanny KIMBOWA from the ISSF Technical Affairs.
During the meeting, aspects of cooperation between Bangladesh Olympic Association and Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation were discussed and a request to organize more activities in Bangladesh (i.e. Sports Competitions, training Courses in various fields of training, referring and administration).
It was, also, agreed to prepare a draft MoU between the two parties with the aim of strengthening solidarity among athletes of the Member States of ISSF and to organize & host one or more sport programs every year in Bangladesh under the umbrella and supervision of ISSF and supervision and host of Bangladesh Olympic Association.