On 27 June 2022 Head of IsDB Regional Hub Almaty, Mr. Ibrahim Shoukry, granted audience to the Director General of the Islamic Organization for Food Security H.E. Mr Yerlan A. Baidaulet.
During the meeting that took place at the IOFS headquarters, the two parties discussed ongoing relations between IsDB and IOFS. IOFS Director General underlined the important role IsDB plays in supporting socio-economic advancement in the OIC region and expressed willingness to enhance cooperation in the area of food security and the Islamic Infrastructure Integration. Also emphasized IsDB’s role in providing technical support in the fields of agricultural development and Islamic finance, particularly to help build food security capacity and create economic diversity that will boost intra-OIC economies.
Mr. Ibrahim Shoukry extended his appreciation to the significant effort the organization has made towards implementing targeted projects in the food security sphere and underlined IsDB’s strong commitment to promote ties and strengthen relations with IOFS to render support in the enacting of strategic goals.
The regional hub Almaty galvanizes the cooperation of IsDB Group with all the stakeholders in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Kazakhstan joined the IsDB on 30 November 1995. Its share in total subscribed capital of IsDB is ID 54.0 million with paid-up capital of ID 6.0 million.