SESRIC and Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) signed a Memorandum of Understating (MoU) aiming to boost cooperation between the two institutions on 16 January 2018 in Tehran in the fields of training, data collection and analysis, development and the dissemination of knowledge.
The MoU, signed by Director General of SESRIC H.E. Ambassador Musa Kulaklıkaya and Secretary General of ECO H.E. Ambassador Halil İbrahim Akça, signifies the joint aspirations of SESRIC and ECO to establish cooperation and carry out in-depth background research and policy-oriented studies backed by quantitative analysis in the socio-economic sectors prioritized for economic cooperation.
In accordance with the agreement, the two parties shall exchange documents, publications and data to contribute to the development of their institutions and draw on the strengths and experiences, exchanges of knowledge, ideas, networks and resources, in addition to organizing seminars, training programmes and workshops on subjects of mutual interest.