SESRIC Activities - Highlights

SESRIC Announced a Joint Publication with the UNDP
Date : 15 May 2017 Venue : Jeddah Saudi Arabia

On the sidelines of the ongoing 42nd IDB Annual Meeting in Jeddah, SESRIC and UNDP Istanbul International Center for Private Sector in Development (IICPSD), announced their joint publication tittle “Engaging the Private Sector in Skills Development: a Best Practices Guideline and Toolkit” which is designed to guide governments, local authorities, training providers, civil society actors, industry and other key stakeholders in formulating advice on effective partnerships with companies, industry chambers, and other business support organizations, to improve the results of skills education and training. The manual and toolkit outline strategies of how the private sector can contribute to active labour market measures to complement effort of addressing the lack of relevant skills for disadvantaged youth, women and other marginalized groups.

General Guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health
Date : 12 April 2017 Venue : Istanbul Turkey

The Resolution of the Standardization Department regarding the adoption of the new OIC/SMIIC Standard on “General Guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health” has been recently announced by the Standards and Metrology Institute for Islamic Countries (SMIIC).

A delegation of representatives from 25 OIC countries visited SESRIC
Date : 07 April 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

A delegation of representatives from 25 OIC countries visited SESRIC on 7 April 2017. The visit was part of the Training Programme on International Trade Unionism and Social Policy organized by the Center in collaboration with MEMUR-SEN and TODAİE.

Experience Sharing with the OIC Labour Centre
Date : 29-30 March 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC hosted a delegation from the OIC Labour Centre in Azerbaijan at its headquarters in Ankara. The delegation consisted of Vugar Hasanov, President of Scientific Research and Training Centre, Durdana Mirzayeva, Head of Department of Law, Mr. Farid Garayev, International Relations Specialist and Aynur Qadimaliyeva, State Employment Service Expert.

SESRIC awarded grant by COMCEC
Date : 27 March 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC is among a handful of institutions and government ministries that have been awarded grant by The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) Coordination Office to implement a training project on the “Development and Promotion of Muslim Friendly Tourism (MFT)”. The project is targeting countries that have little or no development in the area of Islamic tourism.

Trade Unionism and Social Policy Certificate Programme opens
Date : 03 April 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC in collaboration with MEMURSEN and TODAİE have on Monday, 3rd of April, kick-stated an “International Trade Unionism and Social Policy Certificate Programme” for twenty-five foreign relations officers from 25 different confederations in different countries in the area of trade unionism and social policy. The opening ceremony took place at the TODAİE office in Ankara.

SESRIC signed MoU with TODAIE
Date : 30 March 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC and Public Administration Institute for Turkey and Middle East (TODAIE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding, signaling a commitment by both institutions to enhanced co-operation. The MoU which tied together the two institutions in formal collaboration is aimed at mutual cooperation in the field of research, statistics, capacity building, publications and other relevant areas.

Project Consultation Meeting on Global Muslims Diaspora
Date : 28 March 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC hosted a consultation meeting on “The Global Muslim Diaspora Project” (GMD) at its headquarters on 28 March 2017. The meeting was attended by ambassadors of OIC member countries as well as representatives from host countries.