The 6th Meeting of the COMCEC Transport and Communications Working Group was held on October 22nd, 2015 in Ankara, Turkey with the theme of “Urban Transport in mega-cities in the OIC Member Countries”.

The Meeting was attended by the representatives of 15 Member States, which have notified their focal points for the Transport and Communications Working Group namely, Afghanistan, Djibouti, Gambia, Guinea, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Malaysia, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Turkey and Uganda. Representatives of the COMCEC Coordination Office, Islamic Development Bank (IDB), SESRIC, Transport For All, İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality and Municipality of Jakarta have also attended the Meeting.

The Representatives of the Member States have shared their experiences, achievements and challenges in the field of urban transport in mega-cities in their respective countries. Additionally, the issue of policies that can be implemented to improve the quality of services provided in this field was discussed. The Meeting has considered the Studies ” Urban Transport in mega-cities in the OIC Member Countries” and the “COMCEC Transport Outlook 2015” prepared by the COMCEC Coordination Office.

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