The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Wednesday oversaw the second Islamic Summit on Science and Technology hosted with the aid of using the UAE below the theme “Science, Technology and Innovation: Opening New Horizons.”
During a speech on the summit, OIC Secretary-General Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen stated: “The OIC member states have made effective development withinside the latest period because the number of medical guides elevated with the aid of using 34 percent, and the fee of generation exports from OIC nations elevated with the aid of using 32 percent.”
He introduced that the main budget has invested withinside the discipline of better schooling in all OIC nations, and lots of member states have initiated massive medical initiatives, which contain synthetic intelligence, inexperienced towns in Saudi Arabia, renewable strength, and the virtual economy.
Al-Othaimeen additionally drew interest to an area probe that the UAE evolved that’s efficiently orbiting Mars, further to different pioneering technological initiatives throughout OIC member states.
He referred to as for sensible steps to confront demanding situations that avert medical development and to make complete use of all to be had abilities to attain technological development, and result in social and financial development in member states.
The secretary-standard highlighted the want for inter-Islamic cooperation and partnerships in schooling with the aid of using growing educational interplay and changing expertise via scholarships and studies visits.
Speaking on sustainable meals safety, Al-Othaimeen stated that OIC member states are going through demanding situations withinside the shape of competing needs for resources, weather alternate, and coffee productiveness because of loss of mechanization.
As a result, there’s a pressing want to decorate funding in agricultural technological know-how and studies, in addition to are searching for innovation in growing new varieties of crops, he introduced.