|News ID: 145||Publish Date : 6/6/2016||Hour : 11:00||Group: Home|
Dr. Seyed Taghi Nourbakhsh, Managing Director of the Iranian Social Security Organization (ISSO) and an affiliate member of the ISSA Bureau, attended the 112th meeting of the ISSA Bureau which was held in Geneva, Switzerland on May 2016.
During the meeting, Dr. Nourbakhsh visited Mr. Erol Frank Stoove, the ISSA President and Mr. Hans-Horst Konkolewsky, the ISSA Secretary General and described the ISSO historical background of Iranian social insurance system as well as the ongoing activities and programs of the ISSO.
He also invited the ISSA official authorities to attend the International Technical Conference which is going to be held in September 2016 in Tehran-I.R. Iran, which was enthusiastically welcomed.
As regards the 112th meeting of the ISSA Bureau, the ISSO Managing Director remarked that, the meeting was a unique opportunity for social security high-level managers, CEOs and administrators to discuss the ISSA program and budget proposal for the triennium 2017-2019, replacement of some Bureau members and chairpersons of technical commissions, applications for admission to the ISSA, election of a titular auditor of the control commission of the ISSA, report of the treasurer on financial situation of the association at the end of the year 2015, report of the control commission on the financial year 2015, report of the nominations committee concerning the elections for positions of the control commission members, treasurer and president of the ISSA, report of the Bureau committee on ISSA guidelines, amendment to the ISSA constitution, progress report by Secretary General on program implementation, report on the ISSA Forum for Technical Commissions, relations between ILO and ISSA and collaboration which other international organizations, ISSA preparation of the World Social Security Forum 2016 in Panama City, Panama, and finally, determining the date of the Bureau next meeting to be held before the World Forum 2016.
Dr. Nourbakhsh, accompanied by Mr. Hossein Moshiri - Director General of the ISSO Statistics and Socio-Economic Evaluation Department, also visited Ms. Isabel Ortiz, Director of the ILO Social Protection Department and negotiated the common issues and possibility of collaboration between the ISSO and ILO actuaries in near future.
The ISSO Managing Director also met Dr. Naziri Asl, the Ambassador of I.R. Iran in Geneva and presented a comprehensive report on developments and trends of Iranian Social Security System.
It should be also noted that Mr. Reza Kashef, Director General of the ISSO International Affairs Department, and Mr. Hossein Moshiri Tabrizi, Director General of the ISSO Statistics and Socio-Economic Evaluation Department participated the Tenth Forum for ISSA Technical Commissions which was held in May 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland, as the Chairperson of the Technical Commission on Investment of Social Security Funds and Chairperson of the Technical Commission on Statistical, Actuarial and Financial Studies respectively.