Organization of the Islamic Conference and the International Organizations

The OIC maintains close cooperation with many international organizations. Its Summit and Ministerial Conferences regularly adopt a resolution on: "Cooperation between the Organization of the Islamic Conference and international and regional organizations." The OIC also has two resolutions on its cooperation with the United Nations and the Economic Cooperation Organization.

Every year the United Nations General Assembly adopts a resolution* on "Cooperation between the United Nations and the Organization of the Islamic Conference", and requests the U.N. Secretary General to submit a report** on this question.

The General Secretariat, the affiliated and specialized institutions as well as the subsidiary bodies of the OIC have either Cooperation Agreement or Memorandum/Protocol of Agreement/Understanding with the following international organizations:

 UN Department of Technical Co-operation for Development (UNDTCD)

The following organizations enjoy observer status with the OIC:

OIC/UN Reports

- UN-OIC Coordination Meeting Explore New Projects of Partnership
[July 9th, 2008]

* Resolution of the 55th session of the General Assembly.
** Report of the UN Secretary General to the 55th session of the General Assembly.
Prof. E. Ihsanoglu
General secretary of OIC

February 22nd 2011
Ihsanoglu: Peace needs to be accompanied by Economic and Infrastructural Development in Southern Philippines…more

February 22nd 2011
OIC General Secretariat Condemns Strongly the Excessive Use of Force against Civilians in the Libyan Jamahiriya…more

February 21st 2011
OIC Secretary General Despatches Elections Observers to Uganda…more

February 20th 2011
Statement of the OIC Secretary General on recent developments in some of its Member States…more

February 19th 2011
OIC Secretary General Condemns US Veto on Security Council Resolution on Israeli Settlements…more

February 15th 2011
The OIC Secretary General Condemns the terrorist Act in Samarra…more