July 2019

ISC delegation attended 9th BACSA Conference

Based on the invitation of Black Caspian Sea and Central Asia Sericulture Association (BACSA), an ISC delegation comprising Mr. R.R. Okhandiar, Secretary General and Mr. Dileep Kumar R, Programme Coordinator attended the 9th International Congress of Black Caspian Sea and Central Asia Sericulture Association (BACSA) held at Batumi, Georgia during 8th and 9th April 2019. The Secretary General presented a report on the success story of Indian Silk Industry that can be replicated in BACSA member countries.

Executive Committee of ISC held at Bukhara, Uzbekistan

The Executive Committee of the ISC was held at Bukhara, Uzbekistan during 5th and 6th April 2019. The Meeting was chaired by the Hon’ble Minister of Silk Industry of Uzbekistan, Mr. Sharipov Bakhrom Kurbanovich. 15 delegates from 7 countries were attended the Meeting.

6th Asia Pacific Congress on Sericulture and Insect Bio-technology, Mysore, India

ISC hosted the prestigious 6th Asia Pacific Congress on Sericulture and Insect Biotechnology (APSERI-2019) at Mysore, India during 2nd to 4th March 2019. The programme was organized with the support of Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India. The Congress has been conducted as one of the most spectacular events organized by ISC for far. There were all-round appreciation to ISC for organizing the Congress in a splendid manner.  The following are some of the highlights and takeaways of the Congress: