8th International Conference on Wild Silkmoths (ICWS-2018) held at Guwahati,during 22nd to 24th January, 2018.

Meeting of Uzbek & Indian Ministers on Silk

The ISC delegation visited the HQs of National Agriculture and Food Research Organization, Japan on 22.05.2018

The ISC delegation visited the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan on 21.05.2018

Mr. R. R. Okhandiar, India elected as the next Secretary General of ISC

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During the XXV ISC Conference held at Guwahati, India on 25th January 2018, Mr. Rajit Ranjan Okhandiar, nominated by the Government of India has been elected as the Secretary General of International Sericultural Commission for a period of three years starting from 1st January 2019. Currently, Mr.

Based on the MoU signed between International Sericultural Commission and SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC), Dhaka, Bangladesh, a Joint Sericulture Development Project would be taken up for the development of Sericulture and Silk Industry in Nepal, Bangladesh and India.

The XXV Conference of ISC was held at Hotel Radisson Blu, Guwahati, India during 25th 26th January 2018. Apart from conducting the election for the post of Secretary General, ISC, the Conference also approved the various activities of ISC proposed for the year 2018.

The Republic of Uzbekistan has enrolled as the 20th member Country of International Sericultural Commission with effect from 22th September, 2017. Uzbekistan is the third largest silk producer of the world. The ISC HQs has initiated necessary action for notifying the Membership among its Member Countries.

Dr. S. Tomito, Leader of New Silk Research Unit and Dr. N. Komoto, Senior Researcher from NARO, Japan visited the office of the International Sericultural Commission on 6th February 2018.

Silk Products

Silk has been intermingled with the life and culture of many civilizations in the world.  The silk garments are among the living examples of the excellent craftsmanship of the weavers.

Message from Secretary General


Mr. R.R. Okhandiar
"It is my pleasure to inform all of you that I have assumed the charge of Secretary General of International Sericultural Commission.....

 

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