3 – 5 July 2018, Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco
The Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF), represented by its Secretary General Mr. Mohammed S. Al GARNAS, participated in the 14th session of UN-OIC Coordination Meeting held at the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) headquarters in Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco.
On behalf of HE Dr. Yousef AL-OTHAIMEEN the OIC Secretary-General, HE Amb. Hamid OBILERO the Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Affairs of the OIC delivered his a speech and pointed out that this session is taking place when both UN and OIC are dealing with various issues of pollical, economic, and social nature that are related to the collective actions exerted by both organizations to enhance the global peace and security.
Amb. OBILERO explained that, the close cooperation between the UN and OIC has led successfully to organizing three International Conferences on the issue of Jerusalem during the period 2016-2018 between the UN and OIC.
The meeting has debated reinforcement of the cooperation ties existed between the two organizations in the fields of science, technology, researches, higher education, technical & vocational training, climate changes and water issues, and discussed means of enhancing cooperation in dialogue to accomplish peace & reconciliation and to confront the discrimination based on religion or belief.
The meeting had discussed also topics related to the interests of women, children & youth and the means of preserving the heritage of humanity.