Islamic Development Bank’s “AAA” Rating reaffirmed by Fitch Ratings
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB)’s “AAA” credit rating was affirmed with a “Stable Outlook” by Fitch Ratings on May 28, 2019. The trust certificates issued by IsDB Trust Services Ltd. have also been affirmed at ‘AAA’.
New funding boosts efforts to combat deforestation, desertification, climate change and strengthen food systems
14 June 2019, Rome - FAO today welcomed a decision by the Council of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to provide $179 million to support the UN agency's work with countries worldwide at the critical nexus between agriculture and the environment.
Coordination meeting for the preparation of an OIC draft strategy to empower the Marriage and Family Institution
As part of the follow-up to the implementation of the resolution on the preparation of an OIC strategy for the Empowerment of the Marriage and Family Institution and its Values in the Islamic World, adopted by the Ministerial Conference on the Marriage and Family Institution, hosted by Saudi Arabia in 2017,
Tehran, May 22, IRNA - Iran's Minister of Health, Treatment and Medical Education Saeed Namaki said on Wednesday that the Islamic Republic of Iran and Indonesia signed a memorandum of understanding on expansion of mutual cooperation in health and medical treatment sectors.
FAO's role in preventing and reducing child labour in agriculture
Child labour is defined as work that is inappropriate for a child’s age, affects children’s education, or is likely to harm their health, safety or morals. It should be emphasized that not all work carried out by children is considered child labour.
The Islamic Summit Conference commended, during its 14th ordinary session in Makkah,
The Islamic Summit Conference commended, during its 14th ordinary session in Makkah, the important role of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group in promoting comprehensive development in OIC Member States
OIC Secretary General congratulates Muslim world on Eid al-Fitr
The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr Yousef Al-Othaimeen, offered best wishes and warm congratulations to the Member States on Eidal-Fitr 1440H, asking Allah to pour his blessings and grace on Muslims all around the world.