by - 9/10/2018
At the request of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the General Secretarial of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will hold a meeting at its headquarters in Jeddah on Tuesday, 11 September 2018, at the level of the Permanent Representatives of the Member States to deliberate on the consolidation of peace and stability in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
The OIC Secretary General, Dr. Yousef Bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen, indicated that the meeting forms an extension to the signif ... more
OIC Condemns Recent Suicide Attacks in Afghanistan, Calls for Urgent Steps Upholding Makkah Principles for Peace and Security
by - 8/4/2018
In reaction to recent kidnappings, killings and suicide attacks in Kabul and various other provinces in Afghanistan, the Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al Othaimeen appealed to the Government, political leaders and the people of Afghanistan and OIC Member States to work together to fence-off the on-going violence and focus on holding free, fair, inclusive and transparent elections.
Drawing world’s attention to the significant incr ... more
Joint OIC-Hedaya workshop focuses on Designing Effective Counter Violent Extremism (CVE) Initiatives in OIC Member States
by - 7/29/2018
The Center for Dialogue, Peace and Understanding (CDPU) of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) with Sawt Al-Hikma as its operational arm and the International Centre of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism (GCTF, or Hedayah) will hold a Joint Workshop on Countering Violent Extremism, at the OIC General Secretariat in Jeddah Saudi Arabia on 30 July 2018.
The workshop to be attended by representatives of the OIC Member States and key institutions is intended to increa ... more
by - 7/13/2018
The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has strongly condemned the suicide attack on elections campaign rally in South Western Pakistan, on 13 July 2018, that killed at least 85 people and injured more than 200.
The OIC Secretary General, Dr. Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen, who was saddened by the attack, offered his deepest condolences to the families of the victims, Government and people of Pakistan and wished quick recovery to the injured people.< ... more
by - 7/11/2018
Makkah Al-Mukarramah – Jeddah
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
26-27 Shawwal 1439H / 10-11 July 2018
Praise be to the Lord of the Universe and Peace and Blessings be Upon the Master of all Messengers, Our Prophet Muhammad, and on His Kin and Companions and all who keep to His Guidance and Follow His Example until the Day of Judgment.
In compliance with the injunctions of our Lord in His divine wisdom in support of stability and peace in Muslim societies an ... more