Organisation of Islamic Cooperation


Committee dESCRIPTION

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states, with a collective population of over 1.6 billion as of 2008. The organisation states that it is "the collective voice of the Muslim world" and works to "safeguard and protect the interests of the Muslim world in the spirit of promoting international peace and harmony". The OIC has permanent delegations to the United Nations and the European Union. The official languages of the OIC are Arabic, English, and French.

COMMITTEE TOPICS

  1. Advancement and Empowerment of Women
  2. Displaced and Stateless Muslims

MEET THE DAIS

Chair: Syed Haziq Masood (Texas A&M University)
Assistant Chair: Adriana Franco (McGill University)
Assistant Chair: Mona Maarabani (John Abbott College)
Assistant Chair: TBA

DOCUMENTATION

  • Background Guide (coming soon)
  • List of Characters (coming soon)
  • Facebook Group (coming soon)