Pillar 3: Capacity Building

Strategic Objectives

Provide technical expertise to strengthen MCs capacity

Strategic Programmes

Pgm #6: Development of Gene Banks
Pgm #7: OIC Strategic Commodities 
Pgm #8: OIC Healthy & Safe Food Ecosystem
Pgm #9: Bio & AgriTech Development  
Pgm #10: Climate impact/ Resource Management 
Pgm #11: Water Management in Agriculture (current)
Pgm #12: Transboundary Pest Control Management (current)

10 year goals

  • 1 Gene Bank (Plant and Animal Genetic Resource Center) in most suitable MC (coordinate across all MC)
  • Individual MC competent Gene Banks to have agreements with main one
  • ‘Key’ commodities productivity by X% (e.g., yield per hectare at global benchmark)
  • Increase in ‘key commodities’ production in MCs by (decrease in % net imports or X million tons)
  • Increase # of MCs producing select ‘key’ commodities
  • Adoption of IOFS developed OIC food system policy framework across majority MCs
  • Increase % consumption of healthy/ nutritious (i.e., ‘Tayyab’) food
  • Reduce halal food import dependency by X%
  • TBD
  • TBD
  • Water use efficiency per crop
  • Preservation of water reserves (% )
  • Reduction in cross countries pest attack
  • Reduction in ‘key’ crops related vulnerable MS pest attacks

Programmes of Pillar 3

Development of Gene Banks OIC Strategic Commodities OIC Healthy & Safe Food Ecosystem Bio & AgriTech Development Climate Impact/ Resource Management Water Management in Agriculture Transboundary pest control management