Virtual meeting of Steering Committee for Implementation of STI Agenda 2026 (22 September 2020)
In order to better coordinate the efforts of OIC organs working on different priority
areas of OIC 2025 and STI agenda 2026, COMSTECH organized a virtual meeting of the
Steering Committee for Implementation of the STI Agenda 2026. The meeting was attended
by all the 9 members and the OIC ASG (Science and Technology) and deliberated on
the progress being made in various fields and the means for expediting the pace
of the work.
The Assistant Secretary General (S&T) OIC Ambassador Askar Mussinov addressed the
meeting and shared the vision for the proposed 2nd S&T Summit of OIC. The Coordinator
General of COMSTECH Prof. Dr. Iqbal Choudhary appreciated the role of all the OIC
institutions in implementation of the STI Agenda 2026. He requested the institutions
to forward their suggestions with regards to the highlights of achievements in Science,
Technology and Innovation of the OIC countries in the past three years, by 12 October
2020 kindly. These could form the basis of the Concept Paper and Working Documents
of the upcoming Summit.