The 11th Meeting of the COMCEC Tourism Working Group was held on February 15th, 2018 in Ankara, Turkey with the theme of “Destination Development and Institutionalization Strategies in the OIC Member Countries”.

The Meeting was attended by the representatives of 7 Member States, which have notified their focal points for the Tourism Working Group namely, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Gambia, Guinea, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Turkey. Representatives of COMCEC Coordination Office, UNWTO, SESRIC, DinarStandart and Kayseri Erciyes Corp. have also attended the Meeting.

The Representatives of the Member States have shared their experiences, achievements and challenges regarding risk and crisis management in tourism sector in their respective countries. The Meeting has considered the Studies “Destination Development and Institutionalization Strategies in the OIC Member Countries” commissioned by the COMCEC Coordination Office and the “COMCEC Tourism Outlook 2017” prepared by the COMCEC Coordination Office.

For further information regarding the Meeting, follow the links below:

The COMCEC Coordination Office has completed the project evaluations submitted under the 5th Project Call of the COMCEC Project Funding and announced the final-list of the successful projects to receive funding in 2018 period.

In order to begin the project activities, the next phase is the signing of the Contract between the Development Bank of Turkey and project owners. The details about the signing of the Contract will be shared with the project owners soon.

Please click here for the Final-List.

For further information, you can contact COMCEC Coordination Office through