Palestinian President meets SESRIC Director General in Ramallah

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met here Monday with Director General of the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) Nabil Dabur and his accompanying delegation.

During the meeting at the presidential headquarters in Ramallah, Abbas stressed the importance of the role played by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and its various institutions, including SESRIC, in building the capacity of Palestinian institutions. He also affirmed the importance of supporting the city of Jerusalem and its institutions, which will positively affect the steadfastness of its residents.

In turn, SESRIC DirectorGeneral Dabur noted that the visit to Palestine aims to strengthen cooperation with Palestinian institutions, and provide support to strengthen their capabilities, especially the Palestinian institutions in Jerusalem. He explained that the Turkeybased subsidiary organ of the OIC will bring expertise to Palestine and train cadres abroad to strengthen and develop the capabilities of Palestinian institutions.

Source: International Islamic News Agency